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geometric ratio
Word Origin
noun
,
Mathematics.
1.
the ratio of consecutive terms in a geometric progression.
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Also called
common ratio
.
Origin of
geometric ratio
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1800-1810
First recorded in
1800-10
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Surplus is accumulating in a
geometric ratio
—surplus piling on surplus.
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