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logarithm

noun [C]  /ˈlɔ·ɡəˌrɪð·əm, ˈlɑɡ·ə-/ (short form log,  /lɔɡ, lɑɡ/ )
algebra a number which shows how many times a particular number, called the base, has to be multiplied by itself to produce another number
logarithmic
adjective  /ˌlɔ·ɡəˈrɪð·mɪk, ˌlɑɡ·ə-/
Translations of “logarithm”
in Vietnamese hàm số loga…
in Spanish logaritmo…
in Thai คณิตศาสตร์ลอการิทึม…
in Malaysian logaritma…
in French logarithme…
in German der Logarithmus…
in Chinese (Traditional) 對數…
in Indonesian logaritma…
in Chinese (Simplified) 对数…
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