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Exponent

Ex`po´nent
n.1.(Alg.) A number, letter, or any quantity written on the right hand of and above another quantity, and denoting how many times the latter is repeated as a factor to produce the power indicated
2.One who, or that which, stands as an index or representative; as, the leader of a party is the exponent of its principles.
3.one who explains, expounds, or interprets.
Exponent of a ratio
the quotient arising when the antecedent is divided by the consequent; thus, 6 is the exponent of the ratio of 30 to 5.
Noun1.Exponentexponent - a person who pleads for a cause or propounds an idea
2.exponent - someone who expounds and interprets or explains
3.exponent - a mathematical notation indicating the number of times a quantity is multiplied by itself
Synonyms: index, power
(programming)exponent - (Or "characteristic") The part of a floating-point number specifying the power of ten by which the mantissa should be multiplied. In the common notation, e.g. 3.1E8, the exponent is 8.
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