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1. A graph that depicts rate of learning, especially a graph of progress in the mastery of a skill against the time required for such mastery.
2. The rate at which something can be learned or the degree of difficulty in learning something: a product with a difficult learning curve.
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(Education) a graphical representation of progress in learning: I'm still only half way up the learning curve.
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1. a graphic representation of progress in learning measured against the time required to achieve mastery.
2. the process of learning upon which such a representation is based.
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|Noun||1.||learning curve - a graph showing the rate of learning (especially a graph showing the amount recalled as a function of the number of attempts to recall)|
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