Some articles on universal gravitational mass, gravitational mass, gravitational, universal:
... cannonball illustrated the relationship between the Earth’s gravitational mass and its gravitational field however, a number of other ambiguities still remained ... Newton introduced the entirely new concept that gravitational mass is “universal” meaning that every object has gravitational mass, and therefore ... Newton further assumed that the strength of each object’s gravitational field would decrease according to the square of the distance to that object ...
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