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ex·po·nent
[ik-spoh-nuhnt, ek-spoh-nuhnt]
NOUN
1.
a person or thing that expounds, explains, or interprets: an exponent of modern theory in the arts.
2.
a person or thing that is a representative, advocate, type, or symbol of something: Lincoln is an exponent of American democracy.
3.
Mathematics. a symbol or number placed above and after another symbol or number to denote the power to which the latter is to be raised: The exponents of the quantities xn, 2m, y 4 , and 3 5 are, respectively, n, m, 4, and 5.
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