# exponents

Noun

- plural form of
*exponent*

- Or, lastly, we may leave the
**exponents**h, k, j,1, untouched and consider the product i i i 2 . - The king was compelled to dismiss Johannes Schlayer (1792-1860) and his other ministers, and to call to power men with more liberal ideas, the
**exponents**of the idea of a united Germany. - When algebra had advanced to the point where
**exponents**were introduced, nothing would be more natural than that their utility as a means of performing multiplications and divisions should be remarked; but it is one of the surprises in the history of science that logarithms were invented as an arithmetical improvement years before their connexion with**exponents**was known. - In estimating the influence of recent writers on geography it is usual tc assign to Oscar Peschel (1826-1875) the credit of having corrected the preponderance which Ritter gave to the historical element, and of restoring physical geography to its old pre-eminence.2 As a matter of fact, each of the leading modern
**exponents**of theoretical geography - such as Ferdinand von Richthofen, Hermann Wagner, Friedrich Ratzel, William M. - BASILIDES, one of the most conspicuous
**exponents**of Gnosticism, was living at Alexandria probably as early as the first decades of the 2nd century.

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