learning curve

noun

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


LEARNING CURVE Defined for English Language Learners

learning curve

noun

Definition of learning curve for English Language Learners

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

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