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  • This work contains the first announcement of logarithms to the world, the first table of logarithms and the first use of the name logarithm, which was invented by Napier.
  • (See Logarithm.) Napier's Descriptio of 1614 contains no explanation of the manner in which he had calculated his table.
  • 2 In this treatise (which was written before Napier had invented the name logarithm) logarithms are called "artificial numbers."
  • Algebraic Forms; Binomial; Combinatorial Analysis; Determin Ants; Equation; Continued Fraction; Function; Theory of groups; Logarithm; Number; Probability; Series.
  • In n = a P, a is the root or base, p is the index or logarithm, and n is the power or antilogarithm.

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