Newton's law

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Noun1.Newton's law - one of three basic laws of classical mechanics
law of nature, law - a generalization that describes recurring facts or events in nature; "the laws of thermodynamics"
first law of motion, Newton's first law, Newton's first law of motion - a body remains at rest or in motion with a constant velocity unless acted upon by an external force
Newton's second law, Newton's second law of motion, second law of motion - the rate of change of momentum is proportional to the imposed force and goes in the direction of the force
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The required use of G in Sir Isaac Newton's Law of Gravitation, F=Gm1m2/r^2, factors in something other than the two mass or the equation would read F=m1m2/r^2.
Misconceptions concerning Newton's law of action and reaction: The underestimated importance of the third law.
Christmas, New Year's, weddings, funerals, circumcisions and a child's first communion -- no event is too somber or small for a volley of rounds to be fired into the air, without any regard for Newton's law of gravity.
Dark matter is an hypothetical type of matter, which refers to the missing mass of galaxies, obtained from the difference between the mass measured from the rotational speed of stars using the Newton's law and the visual mass.
The three-times champion rider has been sidelined since July 9 after he suffered a bad neck injury when his mount, Newton's Law, reared up in the stalls before a fivefurlong handicap at Newmarket.
The jockey sustained a neck injury when Newton's Law reared up and became trapped under the stalls on the opening day of the July meeting at Newmarket.
The title-race leader is thought unlikely to rush back, having told his parents he felt as if he had been the victim of a car crash when unseated from Newton's Law at the start last Thursday.
Moore was injured when his mount, Newton's Law, reared up and was trapped under the stalls before the final race.
Moore was taken to hospital after Newton's Law reared up and became trapped under the stalls on the July Course.
Moore's mount Newton's Law reared up and became trapped under the stalls, and while the rider walked away from the scene, he did so in some discomfort.
The fact Newton's Law makes a swift reappearance in the Silk Mill Service With A Smile Handicap at Haydock should not be ignored.