# exponentiation

ex·po·nen·ti·a·tion

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## exponentiation

noun

*Mathematics*

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(*countable and uncountable*, *plural* exponentiations)

- (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 5*^{4}, the factors are all 5, the power is 4 and exponentiation gives the result 625.

- (mathematics, arithmetic, countable) A mathematical problem involving exponentiation.

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