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continued proportion
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noun
,
Mathematics.
1.
an ordered set of numbers such that the ratio between any two successive terms is the same, as 1:3:9:27:81.
Origin of
continued proportion
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1790-1800
First recorded in
1790-1800
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continued proportion
, the series and the summation of the series.
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