common logarithm

noun Mathematics.
a logarithm having 10 as the base.
Also called Briggsian logarithm.

1890–95 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To common logarithm
World English Dictionary
common logarithm
Compare natural logarithm a logarithm to the base ten. Usually written log or log10

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
American Heritage
Science Dictionary
common logarithm  
A logarithm having 10 as its base. Compare natural logarithm.
The American Heritage® Science Dictionary
Copyright © 2002. Published by Houghton Mifflin. All rights reserved.
Cite This Source
Example sentences
Note that the common logarithm of contrast sensitivity is plotted along the abscissa.
Copyright © 2014, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature