Definition of exponential function in English:

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exponential function

noun

Mathematics
A function whose value is a constant raised to the power of the argument, especially the function where the constant is e.
Example sentences
  • It was also in Berlin that he discovered the famous Euler's Identity giving the value of the exponential function in terms of the trigonometric functions sine and cosine.
  • Thus we can use the two infinite products on the left-hand sides as two different q-extensions of the exponential function.
  • He found the standard addition formulas for hyperbolic functions, their derivatives and their relation to the exponential function.

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Syllabification: ex·po·nen·tial func·tion

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