In science, repulsion, as contrasted with attraction, refers to the movement of a body under the influence of a force away a second body or from a repulsor. [1]

See also
A Dissertation on Elective Attractions
Gottman stability ratio
Muller stability ratio
Alfred Mayer
Exchange force

1. Thims, Libb. (2007). Human Chemistry (Volume One) (ch. 6: Attraction and Repulsion, pgs. 147-82). Morrisville, NC: LuLu.

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