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electrostatic interactions, Coulomb interactions
The charged particle interactions of charged particles associated with the Coulomb forces which they exert on one another.

It includes the forces between two charged particles; such as, between electrons and protons, that according to Coulomb's law is proportional to the product of the charges and inversely proportional to the square of the distance between them and which is either repulsive or attractive, to each other depending on the relationship of the charges.

This entry is located in the following units: coulomb + (page 2) electro-, electr-, electri- (page 83)