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    #1

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    The force of gravity

    Since the word "gravity" itself means exactly the gravitational force, why need to say "The force of ...." yet? Please.


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    To express gravity's effect.

    It was the force of gravity that made the apple fall on Newton's head.

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    This force of attraction is called the force of gravity.

    How about this? The sentence is perfect? Please.


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    Grammatically perfect.

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    Re: phrase

    This force of attraction is called the force of gravity.

    This force of attraction is called gravity.

    Which one is better in this case? Please.

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