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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Newton 
  n  1:  English  mathematician  and  physicist;  remembered  for 
  developing  the  calculus  and  for  his  law  of  gravitation 
  and  his  three  laws  of  motion  (1642-1727)  [syn:  {Newton}, 
  {Isaac  Newton},  {Sir  Isaac  Newton}] 
  2:  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  [syn:  {N}] 
 
  From  U.S.  Gazetteer  (1990)  [gazetteer]: 
 
  Newton,  AL  (town,  FIPS  54480) 
  Location:  31.33913  N,  85.58858  W 
  Population  (1990):  1580  (632  housing  units) 
  Area:  35.6  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  36352 
  Newton,  GA  (city,  FIPS  55244) 
  Location:  31.31637  N,  84.33669  W 
  Population  (1990):  703  (301  housing  units) 
  Area:  7.5  sq  km  (land),  0.3  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  31770 
  Newton,  IA  (city,  FIPS  56505) 
  Location:  41.69510  N,  93.04510  W 
  Population  (1990):  14789  (6477  housing  units) 
  Area:  23.2  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  50208 
  Newton,  IL  (city,  FIPS  52844) 
  Location:  38.98807  N,  88.16334  W 
  Population  (1990):  3154  (1456  housing  units) 
  Area:  4.6  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  62448 
  Newton,  KS  (city,  FIPS  50475) 
  Location:  38.04439  N,  97.34191  W 
  Population  (1990):  16700  (6955  housing  units) 
  Area:  20.5  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  67114 
  Newton,  MA  (city,  FIPS  45560) 
  Location:  42.33157  N,  71.20708  W 
  Population  (1990):  82585  (30497  housing  units) 
  Area:  46.8  sq  km  (land),  0.4  sq  km  (water) 
  Newton,  MS  (city,  FIPS  51720) 
  Location:  32.31973  N,  89.15890  W 
  Population  (1990):  3701  (1505  housing  units) 
  Area:  12.8  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  39345 
  Newton,  NC  (city,  FIPS  47000) 
  Location:  35.66545  N,  81.21870  W 
  Population  (1990):  9304  (3986  housing  units) 
  Area:  21.1  sq  km  (land),  0.1  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  28658 
  Newton,  NH 
  Zip  code(s):  03858 
  Newton,  NJ  (town,  FIPS  51930) 
  Location:  41.05485  N,  74.75382  W 
  Population  (1990):  7521  (3115  housing  units) 
  Area:  8.0  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Newton,  TX  (city,  FIPS  51372) 
  Location:  30.85050  N,  93.75277  W 
  Population  (1990):  1885  (831  housing  units) 
  Area:  14.1  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  75966 
  Newton,  UT  (town,  FIPS  54550) 
  Location:  41.86124  N,  111.98915  W 
  Population  (1990):  659  (189  housing  units) 
  Area:  2.0  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Newton,  WI 
  Zip  code(s):  53063 
 
  From  The  Free  On-line  Dictionary  of  Computing  (13  Mar  01)  [foldoc]: 
 
  Newton 
 
  1.  (Named  after  Isaac  Newton  (1642-1727)).  Rapin  et  al  Swiss 
  Federal  Inst  Tech,  Lausanne  1981.  General  purpose  expression 
  language,  syntactically  ALGOL-like,  with  object-oriented  and 
  functional  features  and  a  rich  set  of  primitives  for 
  concurrency.  Used  for  undergraduate  teaching  at  Lausanne 
  (EPFL). 
 
  Versions:  Newton  2.6  for  VAX/VMS  and  Newton  1.2  for 
  DEC-Alpha/{OSF}-1. 
 
  E-mail:  J.  Hulaas  . 
  {(ftp://ellc4.epfl.ch  /pub/languages/Newton)}. 
 
  ["Procedural  Objects  in  Newton",  Ch  Rapin,  SIGPLAN  Notices 
  24(9)  (Sep  1989)]. 
 
  ["The  Newton  Language",  Ch  Rapin  et  al  SIGPLAN  Notices 
  16(8):31-40  (Aug  1981)]. 
 
  ["Programming  in  Newton",  Wuetrich  and  Menu,  EPFL  1982]. 
 
  2.  {Apple  Newton}. 
 
  (2000-08-29) 
 
 




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