A logarithm to the base 10.
- It is relatively easy to convert common logarithms to natural logarithms or vice versa, if necessary.
- The first table of common logarithms was compiled by the English mathematician Henry Briggs.
- The notation is used by physicists, engineers, and calculator keypads to denote the common logarithm.
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Syllabification: com·mon log·a·rithm
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