Newton
I. biographical name Sir Isaac 1642-1727 English mathematician & physicist II. geographical name city E Massachusetts W of Boston population 83,829

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  • Newton — is a contraction of New Town , the name of many places in English speaking countries. It may refer to: Contents 1 People 2 Science and technology 3 Places …   Wikipedia

  • Newton — bezeichnet: Sir Isaac Newton (1643–1727), britischer Physiker – dort auch zu Nachbenennung Newton (Familienname) – weitere Namensträger siehe dort Newton (Toponym), zahlreiche Siedlungen und andere geografische Objekte, sowie astronomische… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Newton — Newton, NJ U.S. town in New Jersey Population (2000): 8244 Housing Units (2000): 3425 Land area (2000): 3.097314 sq. miles (8.022006 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.005567 sq. miles (0.014419 sq. km) Total area (2000): 3.102881 sq. miles (8.036425… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • newton — [ njutɔn ] n. m. • v. 1950; n. pr. ♦ Métrol. Unité de mesure de force (symb. N), correspondant à une accélération de 1 m/s2 communiquée à une masse de 1 kg. Newton mètre : unité de mesure de moment d une force (symb. Nm). ● newton nom masculin… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • newton — NEWTON, newtoni, s.m. Unitate de măsură pentru forţă în sistemul de unităţi metru kilogram secundă, egală cu forţa care imprimă unui corp de 1 kg o acceleraţie de 1 m pe secundă. [pr.: nĩúton] – Din fr. newton, germ. Newton. Trimis de ana zecheru …   Dicționar Român

  • Newton — Newton1 [no͞ot′ n, nyo͞ot′ n] n. [after surname Newton < common Eng place name Newton < OE neowa tun, new town] a masculine name: dim. Newt Newton2 [no͞ot′ n, nyo͞ot′ n] Sir Isaac 1642 1727; Eng. mathematician & natural philosopher:… …   English World dictionary

  • Newton — Nom anglais désignant celui qui est originaire de l une des nombreuses localités appelées Newton. Sens du toponyme : la nouvelle forteresse (new + tun) …   Noms de famille

  • Newton — (n.) unit of force, 1904, named in honor of Sir Isaac Newton (1642 1727) …   Etymology dictionary

  • newton — (De I. Newton, 1642 1727, científico inglés). m. Fís. Unidad de fuerza del Sistema Internacional, equivalente a la fuerza que, aplicada a un cuerpo cuya masa es de un kilogramo, le comunica una aceleración de un metro por segundo cada segundo.… …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • newton — ► NOUN Physics ▪ the SI unit of force, equal to the force that would give a mass of one kilogram an acceleration of one metre per second per second. ORIGIN named after the English scientist Sir Isaac Newton (1642 1727) …   English terms dictionary

  • Newton — (spr. njuht n). 1) Stadt im nordamerik. Staate Massachusetts, am Charles River, (1900) 33.587 E.; Vorort Watertown. – 2) Stadt im nordamerik. Staate Kansas, 6208 E …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

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