Absolute, true, and mathematical time, of itself, and from its own nature, flows equably without relation to anything external, and by another name is called duration: relative, apparent, and common time, is some sensible and external (whether accurate... The Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy - Page 9by Sir Isaac Newton, John Machin - 1729Full view - About this book
| Colin Macfarquhar, George Gleig - Reference - 1797
...fufficient to hinder the decent of the body. SCHOLIA. I. 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** tailed duration. К dative, apparent, and common time, is fome fenfible and exteinal meafure of duration,... | |
| John Mason Good, Olinthus Gilbert Gregory - 1813
...mathematical time, of itself, and frem its own nature, flows ecnjably, without regard to any tiling **external, and, by another name, is called duration. Relative, apparent, and common time, is** some sensible and external measure of duration, whether accurate or not, which is commonly used instead... | |
| 1819
...mathematical time, of itself, and b»m its own nature, flows equably, without regard to any thing eitemal, **and, by another name, is called duration. Relative, apparent, and common time, is** some sensible and .external measure of duration, whether accurate or not, which is commonly used instead... | |
| Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1816
...III. O/TIME, SPACE, PLACE, and MOTION. SCHOLIUM I. Abfolute, true, and mathematical TIME, of itfelf, **and from its own nature, flows equably, without regard...duration. Relative, apparent, and common time, is** fome fenfible and external meafure of duration, whether accurate or not, which is commonly ufed inftead... | |
| Rev. John Allen - Mathematics - 1822 - 494 pages
...1. Absolute, true, and mathematical time, in itself and its nature, flows equably, without relation **to any thing external ; and by another name is called,...duration : Relative, apparent and common time, is** some sensible and external measure of duration, by motion, whether accurate or inequable, commonly... | |
| James Ryan - Astronomy - 1827 - 375 pages
...successive. Absolute, true, and mathematical time, of itself, and from its own nature, flows equally **without regard to any thing external, and by another...duration: relative, apparent, and common time, is** some sensible and external (whether accurate or unequable) measure of duration by. the means of motion,... | |
| Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
...III.— OF TIME, SPACE, PLACE, AND MOTION. Scholium I. Absolute, true, and mathematical time, of itself, **and from its own nature, flows equably, without regard...duration. Relative, apparent, and common time, is** some sensible and external measure of duration, whether accurate or not, which is commonly used instead... | |
| William Stanley Jevons - Logic - 1874 - 480 pages
...true, and mathematical time of itself and from its own nature, flows equably without regard to anything **external, and by another name is called duration ; relative, apparent and common time, is** some sensible and external measure of duration by the means of motion f). Though we are perhaps obliged... | |
| 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; relative, apparent, and common time is** some sensible and external (whether accurate or unequable) measure of duration by the means of motion,... | |
| 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: relative, apparent, and common time, is** some sensible and external (whether accurate or unequable) measure of duration by the means of motion,... | |
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