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# exponential

: very fast : increasingly rapid

mathematics : including or using an exponent

## Full Definition of EXPONENTIAL

1
:  of or relating to an exponent
2
:  involving a variable in an exponent <10x is an exponential expression>
3
:  expressible or approximately expressible by an exponential function; especially :  characterized by or being an extremely rapid increase (as in size or extent) <an exponential growth rate>

## Examples of EXPONENTIAL

1. The business has experienced several years of exponential growth.
2. Prices have increased at an exponential rate.
3. 103 is an exponential expression.

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## Other Mathematics and Statistics Terms

abscissa, denominator, divisor, equilateral, exponent, hypotenuse, logarithm, oblique, radii, rhomb

## Medical Definition of EXPONENTIAL

:  expressible or approximately expressible by an exponential function <an exponential growth rate>

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