Definition of exponential
- 10x is an exponential expression
- an exponential growth rate
The business has experienced several years of exponential growth.
Prices have increased at an exponential rate.
10₃ is an exponential expression.
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: very fast : increasingly rapid
mathematics : including or using an exponent
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subject to rapid or unexpected change
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