# logarithmic

[ law-guh-rith-mik, -rith-, log-uh- ]

/ ˌlɔ gəˈrɪð mɪk, -ˈrɪθ-, ˌlɒg ə- /

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adjective Mathematics.

pertaining to alogarithm or logarithms.

(of an equation) having a logarithm as one or more of its unknowns.

(of a function)

- pertaining to the function y = logx.
- expressible by means of logarithms.

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Also log·a·rith·mi·cal .

## OTHER WORDS FROM logarithmic

log·a·rith·mi·cal·ly, adverb## Words nearby logarithmic

Logansport, logan stone, logaoedic, logaphasia, logarithm, logarithmic, logarithmic function, logasthenia, logbook, log chip, loge

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## British Dictionary definitions for logarithmic

logarithmic

### logarithmical

/ (ˌlɒɡəˈrɪðmɪk) /

adjective

of, relating to, using, or containing logarithms of a number or variable

consisting of, relating to, or using points or lines whose distances from a fixed point or line are proportional to the logarithms of numbers

Abbreviation: log

## Derived forms of logarithmic

logarithmically, adverbCollins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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