What is a newton?

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Newton refers to the SI (Standard International) unit of force. It is usually equal to the force that would give a mass of one kilogram an acceleration of one meter per second per second and is equivalent to 100,000 dynes.
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new·ton
[noot-n, nyoot-n]
NOUN [PHYSICS.]
1.
the standard unit of force in the International System of Units(SI), equal to the force that produces an acceleration of one meter per second per second on a mass of one kilogram. Abbreviation: N
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A Newton is a SI unit of force named after Isaac Newton. It is equal to the amount of net force required to accelerate a mass of one kilogram at a rate of one meter per second squared. Sir Isaac Newton's second law gives the concept of force as mass times acceleration.
Newton's refers to the state of belonging or originating from Newton. Newton was an English mathematician, physicist, astronomer, alchemist, theologian and natural philosopher considered by many to be the best and most influential scientist.
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