exponent

Pronunciation Noun

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Pronunciation Noun

**exponent** (*plural* exponents)

- One who expounds, represents or advocates.
- (
*mathematics*) The number by which a value (called the base) is said to be raised to a power in exponentiation: for example, the 3 in 2^3=8.- Synonyms: power

- (
*mathematics, obsolete*) The degree to which the root of a radicand is found, for example, the 2 in \sqrt[2]r=b.- Synonyms: degree, power

- (
*linguistics*) A manifestation of a morphosyntactic property. - (
*computing*) The part of a floating-point number that represents its exponent value.

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