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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The force by which every particle or mass of matter attracts and is attracted by every other particle or mass.

Usage examples (40)
  • gravitation cannot be held responsible for people falling in love.
  • The gravitation of the middle class to the suburbs
  • Irrigation by gravitation rather than by pumps
  • The gravitation between two bodies is proportional to the product of their masses and inversely proportional to the square of the distance between them for more
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