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Neper

[ney-per] /ˈneɪ pər/
noun
1.
John, Napier, John.
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neper

/ˈneɪpə; ˈniː-/
noun
1.
a unit expressing the ratio of two quantities, esp amplitudes in telecommunications, equal to the natural logarithm of the ratio of the two quantities Np, N
Word Origin
C20: named after John Napier; the name was approved in 1928
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