Exponential meaning

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Relating to a mathematical expression containing one or more exponents. &diamf3; Something is said to increase or decrease exponentially if its rate of change must be expressed using exponents. A graph of such a rate would appear not as a straight line, but as a curve that continually becomes steeper or shallower.
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In modern English, used to describe a high or rapid rate of change.
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(mathematics) Any function that has an exponent as an independent variable.
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Of or increasing by extraordinary proportions.
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Of or relating to an exponent.
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The definition of exponential refers to a large number in smaller terms, or something that is increasing at a faster and faster rate.

An example of exponential is 25 being shown as 5x5.

An example of exponential is the erosion that is happening on the Holderness coast in eastern England.

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Relating to an exponent.
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(mathematics) Expressed in terms of a power of e.
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