Definition of exponent:
- A number, letter, or any quantity written on the right hand of and above another quantity, and denoting how many times the latter is repeated as a factor to produce the power indicated
- One who, or that which, stands as an index or representative; as, the leader of a party is the exponent of its principles.
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mathematics (part of speech: noun)
- cube root,
- differential calculus,
- square root,
- "Superwomen", Albert Payson Terhune.
Well, we are each, don't you think, to write a letter, as sensible, honest, and piquant as we can make it, historic, sentimental, poetic, or otherwise, as we please, so that it be the honest exponent of our views.- "Ester Ried", Pansy (aka. Isabella M. Alden).
- "Leading Articles on Various Subjects", Hugh Miller.