Meaning of EXPONENTIAL in English

EXPONENTIAL

1. < mathematics > A function which raises some given constant (the "base") to the power of its argument. I.e.

f x = b^x

If no base is specified, e , the base of natural logarthim s, is assumed.

2. exponential-time algorithm .

(1995-04-27)

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