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exponential

ex·po·nen·tial

exponential

 
pronunciation:
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: in mathematics, of or concerning an exponent, or having a variable in one or more exponents.
definition 2: very rapid in increase.
an exponential rise in cancer cases
derivation: exponentially (adv.)