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cologarithm

[koh-law-guh-rith-uh m, -rith-uh m, -log-uh-] /koʊˈlɔ gəˌrɪð əm, -ˌrɪθ əm, -ˈlɒg ə-/
noun, Mathematics.
1.
the logarithm of the reciprocal of a number, often used in expressing the logarithm of a fraction: log 7/25 = log 7 + colog 25. Symbol: colog.
Origin of cologarithm
1880-1885
First recorded in 1880-85; co- + logarithm
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cologarithm

/kəʊˈlɒɡəˌrɪðəm/
noun
1.
the logarithm of the reciprocal of a number; the negative value of the logarithm: the cologarithm of 4 is log 1/4, colog
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