common logarithm

common logarithm
noun Date: 1849 a logarithm whose base is 10

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • common logarithm — n. Math. a logarithm having 10 for its base …   English World dictionary

  • Common logarithm — The common logarithm. The common logarithm is the logarithm with base 10. It is also known as the decadic logarithm, named after its base. It is indicated by log10(x), or sometimes Log(x) with a capital L (however, this notation is ambiguous… …   Wikipedia

  • common logarithm — dešimtainis logaritmas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. Brigg’s logarithm; common logarithm; decimal logarithm vok. Briggscher Logarithmus, m; dekadischer Logarithmus, m; gemeiner Logarithmus, m rus. десятичный логарифм, m pranc.… …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • common logarithm — logarithm with the number ten as its base (Mathematics) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • common logarithm — Math. a logarithm having 10 as the base. Also called Briggsian logarithm. Cf. natural logarithm. [1890 95] * * * …   Universalium

  • common logarithm — com′mon log′arithm n. math. a logarithm having 10 as the base Compare natural logarithm • Etymology: 1890–95 …   From formal English to slang

  • common logarithm — noun a logarithm to the base 10 • Hypernyms: ↑logarithm, ↑log …   Useful english dictionary

  • common logarithm — noun a logarithm to the base 10 …   English new terms dictionary

  • common logarithm — /kɒmən ˈlɒgərɪðəm/ (say komuhn loguhridhuhm) noun Mathematics a logarithm using 10 as the base …   Australian English dictionary

  • Logarithm — The graph of the logarithm to base 2 crosses the x axis (horizontal axis) at 1 and passes through the points with coordinates (2, 1), (4, 2), and (8, 3) …   Wikipedia

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