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newtonnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈnjuː.tən/ /ˈnuː-/ (written abbreviation N) specialized
a ​unit used to ​measureforce, ​equal to the ​force that ​moves a ​mass of one ​kilogram one ​metre in one second
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newtonnoun [C]

 /ˈnu·tən/
physics the ​standardunit for the ​measure of ​force, ​equal to the ​force that ​produces a ​movement of one ​meter in a second on an ​object that ​weighs one ​kilogram
(Definition of newton from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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