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learning curve

noun

Simple Definition of learning curve

  • : the rate at which someone learns something new : the course of progress made in learning something

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of learning curve

  1. 1 :  a curve plotting performance against practice; especially :  one graphing decline in unit costs with cumulative output

  2. 2 :  the course of progress made in learning something

1922

First Known Use of learning curve

1922


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