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Euclid's Elements of Geometry: The Six First Books. To which are Added ... - Page 444
by Rev. John Allen - 1822 - 494 pages
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The Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy, Volume 1

Sir Isaac Newton, John Machin - Celestial mechanics - 1729
...Abfolute, True, and Mathematical Time, of it felf, and from its own nature flows equably without regard to any thing external, and by another name is called...Duration : Relative, Apparent, and Common Time Is fbme fenfible and external (whether accurate or unequable) meafure of Duration by the means of morion,...
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Encyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the Arts ..., Volume 16

Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1816
...Abfolute, true, and mathematical TIME, of itfelf, and from its own nature, flows equably, without regard to any thing external, and, by another name, is called...duration. Relative, apparent, and common time, is fome fenfible and external meafure of duration, whether accurate or not, which is commonly ufed inftead...
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The new American grammar of the elements of astronomy: on an improved plan ...

James Ryan - Astronomy - 1827 - 375 pages
...Absolute, true, and mathematical time, of itself, and from its own nature, flows equally without regard to any thing external, and by another name is called...apparent, and common time, is some sensible and external (whether accurate or unequable) measure of duration by. the means of motion, which is commonly used...
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Novissimum Organon: The Certainties, Guesses, and Observations of John ...

James Ferdinand Mallinckrodt, Cecilia - American wit and humor - 1882 - 116 pages
...true, and mathematical time, of itself, and from itsown nature flows equably without regard to anything external, and by another name is called duration;...apparent, and common time is some sensible and external (whether accurate or unequable) measure of duration by the means of motion, which iicommonly used instead...
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The Science of Mechanics: A Critical and Historical Exposition of Its Principles

Ernst Mach - Mechanics - 1893 - 534 pages
..."self, and by its own nature, flows uniformly on, with" out regard to anything external. It is also called ' ' duration. "Relative, apparent, and common time, is some "sensible and external measure of absolute time (dura"tion), estimated by the motions of bodies, whether "accurate or inequable, and...
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Einstein's Theory of Relativity

Max Born - Science - 1965 - 376 pages
...Absolute, True, and Mathematical Time, of itself, and from its own nature flows equably without regard to any thing external, and by another name is called...Apparent, and Common Time is some sensible and external (whether accurate or unequable) measure of Duration by the means of motion, which is commonly used...
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Eighteenth-Century Philosophy

Lewis White Beck - Philosophy - 1966 - 321 pages
...and mathematical time, of itself, and from its own nature flows equably without regard to anything external, and by another name is called duration:...apparent, and common time, is some sensible and external (whether accurate or unequable) measure of duration by the means of motion, which is commonly used...
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The Edge of Objectivity: An Essay in the History of Scientific Ideas

Charles Coulston Gillispie - Science - 1960 - 562 pages
...and mathematical time, of itself and from its own nature, flows equably without relation to anything external, and by another name is called duration;...apparent, and common time, is some sensible and external (whether accurate or unequable) measure of duration by the means of motion. II. Absolute space, in...
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Geometry and Chronometry in Philosophical Perspective

Adolf Grünbaum - 1968 - 399 pages
In this volume Professor Grunbaum substantially extends and comments upon his essay "Geometry, Chronometry, and Empiricism," which was first published in Volume III of the ...
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Nineteenth-Century Philosophy

Patrick Gardiner - Philosophy - 1968 - 456 pages
...itself, and by its own nature, flows uniformly on, without regard to anything external. It is also called duration. "Relative, apparent, and common time, is some sensible and external measure of absolute time (duration), estimated by the motions of bodies, whether accurate or inequable, and is...
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