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One entry found for exponent.
Main Entry: ex·po·nent
Pronunciation: ik-primarystressspomacr-nschwant, primarystressek-secondarystressspomacr-
Function: noun
1 : a symbol written above and to the right of a mathematical expression to mean raising that expression to the power of the symbol <in the expression a3, the exponent 3 indicates that a is to be raised to the third power>
2 : a person who supports or favors a cause

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