Newton's theory of gravitation


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(physics) the theory that any two particles of matter attract one another with a force directly proportional to the product of their masses and inversely proportional to the square of the distance between them

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Thus, the instantaneous azimuthal angular velocity from our field is exactly the same as that obtained from Newton's theory of gravitation [14] and Schwarzschild's metric [1, 12, 13, 17].
It is known that the gravitational constant G is a constant in the Newton's theory of gravitation and in theory of general relativity.
1, 2]) that Newton's theory of gravitation either predicts or adumbrates the black hole.