1. [ noun ] (physics,mathematics) English mathematician and physicist; remembered for developing the calculus and for his law of gravitation and his three laws of motion (1642-1727)
Synonyms: Sir_Isaac_Newton Isaac_Newton
Related terms: physicist mathematician
2. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 367
3. [ noun ] Man's first name, popularity rank in the U.S. is 966
4. [ noun ] (physics) a unit of force equal to the force that imparts an acceleration of 1 m/sec/sec to a mass of 1 kilogram; equal to 100,000 dynes
Synonyms: N
Related terms: force_unit sthene dyne
Similar spelling:   net_ton