# Definitions for

Overview of noun newton

The noun newton has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)

1. (1) Newton, Isaac Newton, Sir Isaac Newton

(English mathematician and physicist; remembered for developing the calculus and for his law of gravitation and his three laws of motion (1642-1727))

2. newton, N

(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)