semilogarithmic

[ sem-ee-law-guh-rith-mik, -rith-, -log-uh-, sem-ahy- ]
/ ˌsɛm iˌlɔ gəˈrɪð mɪk, -ˈrɪθ-, -ˌlɒg ə-, ˌsɛm aɪ- /

adjective Mathematics.

(of graphing) having one scale logarithmic and the other arithmetic or of uniform gradation.

Nearby words

  1. semih.,
  2. semihardy,
  3. semiheavy water,
  4. semiliquid,
  5. semiliterate,
  6. semilunar,
  7. semilunar bone,
  8. semilunar cartilage,
  9. semilunar conjunctival fold,
  10. semilunar ganglion

Often sem·i·log.

Origin of semilogarithmic

First recorded in 1915–20; semi- + logarithmic

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