Napierian logarithm


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Na·pier·i·an logarithm

 (nə-pîr′ē-ən, nā-)
[After John Napier.]
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Napierian logarithm

(nəˈpɪərɪən; neɪ-)
n
(Mathematics) another name for natural logarithm
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nat′ural log′arithm


n.
a logarithm having e as a base. Symbol: ln Also called Napierian logarithm. Compare common logarithm.
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Noun1.Napierian logarithm - a logarithm to the base e
logarithm, log - the exponent required to produce a given number
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[y.sub.it] is the annual GDP growth rate PIB per capita and [yp.sub.it] is the Napierian Logarithm of the GDP per capita.
It should be pointed out that for the Napierian logarithm to increase 1 unit, the magnitude of the GDP per capita increase in absolute terms must be exceptional.