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English definition of “logarithm”

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-/
(Definition of logarithm from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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