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Gravity


Definition
A force that exists between any two objects that have mass (related word: gravitational)
 
Key Context
When you drop an object, it falls to the ground. This is because Earth has gravity. Gravity is the force that pulls objects towards the center of Earth. The gravity on the Earth is much higher than gravity on the Moon. This is because Earth has a greater mass.