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- A law that states that for any two particles or bodies, the force of attraction is directly proportional to the product of their masses, and inversely proportional to the
__square__of the distance between them. This force occurs along a straight__line__between the particles or bodies, and applies to all matter, including electrons and stars. Also called newton's law of universal gravitation, or law of gravitation.

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