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The theory of Centrifugal forces, continued; and aplyed to the Cases of the planets;
and from this Centrifugal force, Mr. Winthrop confuted the hypothesis of vortices,
from this also arises the spheroidal form of the earth.
Cite web page as: Founding Families: Digital Editions of the Papers of the Winthrops and the Adamses, ed.C. James Taylor. Boston: Massachusetts Historical Society, 2014.