exponentiation

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noun ex·po·nen·ti·a·tion \ˌek-spə-ˌnen(t)-shē-ˈā-shən\

Definition of exponentiation

  1. :  the mathematical operation of raising a quantity to a power —called also involution

1903

First Known Use of exponentiation

1903


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