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Meaning of exponentiation by Wiktionary Dictionary

exponentiation


    Noun

    exponentiation ( countable and uncountable; plural: exponentiations )

    1. ( mathematics, arithmetic, uncountable ) The process of calculating a power by multiplying together a number of equal factors, where the exponent specifies the number of factors to multiply .
      In 54, the factors are all 5, the power is 4 and exponentiation gives the result 625 .
    2. ( mathematics, arithmetic, countable ) A mathematical problem involving exponentiation .


Explanation of exponentiation by Wordnet Dictionary

exponentiation


    Noun
    1. the process of raising a quantity to some assigned power



    Definition of exponentiation by GCIDE Dictionary

    exponentiation


    1. exponentiation n. the process of raising a quantity to some assigned power.

      Syn. -- involution.