natural logarithm


Definition of natural logarithm

: a logarithm with e as a base

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Also called the Euler-Mascheroni constant, it is defined as the limiting difference between the natural logarithm the harmonic series. Avery Thompson, Popular Mechanics, "The Weird Number 0.577 Shows Up in Everything," 5 Oct. 2016

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1746, in the meaning defined above

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