## Convert dyne to newton

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How many dyne in 1 newton? The answer is 100000. We assume you are converting between dyne and newton. You can view more details on each measurement unit: dyne or newton The SI derived unit for force is the newton. 1 dyne is equal to 1.0E-5 newton. Note that rounding errors may occur, so always check the results. Use this page to learn how to convert between dynes and newtons. Type in your own numbers in the form to convert the units!

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## Definition: Dyne

In physics, the dyne is a unit of force specified in the centimetre-gram-second (cgs) system of units, symbol "dyn". One dyne is equal to exactly 10-5 newtons. Further, the dyne can be defined as "the force required to accelerate a mass of one gram at a rate of one centimetre per second squared."

## Definition: Newton

In physics, the newton (symbol: N) is the SI unit of force, named after Sir Isaac Newton in recognition of his work on classical mechanics. It was first used around 1904, but not until 1948 was it officially adopted by the General Conference on Weights and Measures (CGPM) as the name for the mks unit of force.

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