Simple Definition of 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
The business has experienced several years of exponential growth.
Prices have increased at an exponential rate.
103 is an exponential expression.
First Known Use of exponential
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