how to pronounce exponential


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exponential is pronounced in four syllables

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An example use of exponential in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… want you want the exponential brains on …”

meanings of exponential


  1. Characterised by a very rapid rate of change, especially increase.
  2. Expressed in terms of a power of e.
  3. Relating to an exponent.
  4. Characterised by a rate of change that is proportional to the value of the varying quantity, or, equivalently, by a doubling or halving over successive fixed intervals of time or other parameter.


  1. Any function that has an exponent as an independent variable.

exponential frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word exponential occurs in english on average 0.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics exponential can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that exponential can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) education, science, and technology;

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