Noun

- plural form of
*logarithm*

Noun

- plural form of
*logarithm*

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- JOHN NAPIER (1550-1617), Scottish mathematician and inventor of
**logarithms**, was born at Merchiston near Edinburgh in 1550, and was the eighth Napier of Merchiston. - He contributed two memoirs to the Philosophical Transactions, one, "Logometria," which discusses the calculation of
**logarithms**and certain applications of the infinitesimal calculus, the other, a "Description of the great fiery meteor seen on March 6th, 1716." - The table gives the
**logarithms**of sines for every minute to seven figures. - 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. - He speaks of the canon of
**logarithms**as "a me longo tempore elaboratum."

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