from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Semilogarithmic.
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This results in a straight line on a semilog log-linear plot.
Histogram of the time interval between hurricanes, semilog plot.
E. 2a is a semilog plot always look at semilog and log-log suspiciously because a lot of range is compressed and the normalization by std deviation obscures the difference in range of the curves.
At squeak. org there is a plot in semilog scale which clearly shows to me that the growth is not exponential so far.
I would like to answer a comment that another reviewer had against this book, namely, that this book uses log or semilog scales.
- Walter Gifford, future President of AT&T, 1921 200 years of technology speculation 1785 1995 10,000 semilog scale railroads railroads telephone, electric lights broadcasting computers internet "Triumph of the Optimists: 101