common logarithm


nounMathematics.
  1. a logarithm having 10 as the base.

Origin of common logarithm

1
First recorded in 1890–95

Words Nearby common logarithm

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British Dictionary definitions for common logarithm

common logarithm

noun
  1. a logarithm to the base ten. Usually written log or log 10: Compare natural logarithm

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Scientific definitions for common logarithm

common logarithm

  1. A logarithm having 10 as its base. Compare natural logarithm.

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