[l_ˌɒ_ɡ_ə_ɹ_ˈɪ_θ_m_ɪ_k], [lˌɒɡəɹˈɪθmɪk], [lˌɒɡəɹˈɪθmɪk]
Definitions of logarithmic

of or relating to or using logarithms; " logarithmic function"

Alt. of Logarithmical

Pertaining to or consisting of logarithms.

Consisting of or done by logarithms.
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Quotes of logarithmic

By moving them vertically, a representative mean curve could be formed, and individual events were then characterized by individual logarithmic differences from the standard curve. – Charles Francis Richter

I was lucky because logarithmic plots are a device of the devil. – Charles Francis Richter

Logarithmic plots are a device of the devil. – Charles Francis Richter
Usage examples for logarithmic

That this quality of line is distinct from form may be shown by the simple experiment of turning a spiral a logarithmic spiral, let us say in different ways about its focus. – The Psychology of Beauty by Ethel D. Puffer

The curve is a logarithmic spiral, and the use of the instrument involves no other labor than that of setting it in position. – Modern MachineShop Practice, Volumes I and II by Joshua Rose

Besides tables of squares, cubes, and portions of logarithmic tables, it possesses the power of calculating certain series whose differences are not constant; and it has already tabulated parts of series formed from the following equations: The third differential of ux units figur of delta ux The third differential of ux nearest whole no. – On the Economy of Machinery and Manufactures by Charles Babbage

Sixty seconds later the Brainchild began her long, logarithmic drop toward the surface of Eisberg. – Unwise Child by Gordon Randall Garrett

To have done with this part of our subject, here is another property of the logarithmic spiral. – The Life of the Spider by J. Henri Fabre

271 276. Assign for Night Reading Arts, in Bowditch: 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 194 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268. Also, one of the examples of Mercator sailing to be done by both the Inspection and Logarithmic method. – Lectures in Navigation by Ernest Gallaudet Draper

And the new library at the end, with its greys and greens, its logarithmic computators at every table, was a miracle of mental convenience. – Marriage by H. G. Wells

The logarithmic spiral describes an endless number of circuits around its pole, to which it constantly draws nearer without ever being able to reach it. – The Life of the Spider by J. Henri Fabre

Picture a flexible thread wound round a logarithmic spiral. – The Life of the Spider by J. Henri Fabre

Each invention leads to new inventions and each discovery to new discoveries; invention breeds invention, science begets science, the children of knowledge produce their kind in larger and larger families; the process goes on from decade to decade, from generation to generation, and the spectacle we behold is that of advancement in scientific knowledge and technological power according to the law and rate of a rapidly increasing geometric progression or logarithmic function. – Manhood of Humanity. by Alfred Korzybski

The first and third parts contain logarithmic and other tables for the purpose of facilitating astronomical calculations; in the second are tables of the Sun, Moon, and planets; and in the fourth are indicated the positions of one thousand stars as determined by Tycho. – The Astronomy of Milton's 'Paradise Lost' by Thomas Orchard

Its extremity will not leave the plane and will describe a logarithmic spiral within it. – The Life of the Spider by J. Henri Fabre