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# exponent

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If you multiply two polynomials, some terms might cancel out, but the term with the highest exponent will always survive the cancellation process.

For computer scientists and mathematicians, opinions about “exponent two” boil down to a sense of how the world should be.

MATRIX MULTIPLICATION INCHES CLOSER TO MYTHIC GOALKEVIN HARTNETTMARCH 23, 2021QUANTA MAGAZINEIf exponent two is achievable, then it’s possible to carry out matrix multiplication as fast as physically possible.

MATRIX MULTIPLICATION INCHES CLOSER TO MYTHIC GOALKEVIN HARTNETTMARCH 23, 2021QUANTA MAGAZINESince then mathematicians and computer scientists have jockeyed to lower the exponent further.

NEW ALGORITHM BREAKS SPEED LIMIT FOR SOLVING LINEAR EQUATIONSKEVIN HARTNETTMARCH 8, 2021QUANTA MAGAZINEShe established an institute that conducted classes, wrote a book on the practice, and became one of its chief exponents in the United States.

MARIE MONGAN, CHAMPION OF HYPNOBIRTHING, DIES AT 86OLESIA PLOKHIIFEBRUARY 11, 2021WASHINGTON POSTRaising a sum to a power means leaving that sum of nematodes for the number of days specified by the exponent.

CAN YOU REACH THE BEACH?ZACH WISSNER-GROSSAUGUST 7, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHTGrinding out additional decimal places of 3D critical exponents is beside the point, said Slava Rychkov, a physicist at the Institut des Hautes Études Scientifiques in France who is involved in the effort.

THE CARTOON PICTURE OF MAGNETS THAT HAS TRANSFORMED SCIENCECHARLIE WOODJUNE 24, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINENot as an exponent of entertainment, but as part of the group having a pleasant, homey evening.

MY WONDERFUL VISITCHARLIE CHAPLINIt is this also which renders the dictionary meaning of a word, by universal remark so imperfect an exponent of its real meaning.

A SYSTEM OF LOGIC: RATIOCINATIVE AND INDUCTIVEJOHN STUART MILLNothing came of the plan, which is a pity, as each was a supreme exponent of his point of view.

THE LETTERS OF AMBROSE BIERCEAMBROSE BIERCEOCTOBER 26, 1985

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