 arithmetic spiral

A spiral that increases in distance from the point of origin at a constant rate.
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spiral of Archimedes — noun A spiral that increases in distance from the point of origin at a constant rate. Syn: Archimedean spiral, arithmetic spiral … Wiktionary
Parker spiral — [ heliospheric current sheet is a three dimensional form of the Parker spiral that results from the influence of the Sun s rotating magnetic field on the plasma in the interplanetary medium. [http://wso.stanford.edu/gifs/helio.gif] ] The Parker… … Wikipedia
Archimedean spiral — The Archimedean spiral (also known as the arithmetic spiral) is a spiral named after the 3rd century BC Greek mathematician Archimedes. It is the locus of points corresponding to the locations over time of a point moving away from a fixed point… … Wikipedia
Archimedean spiral — noun A spiral that increases in distance from the point of origin at a constant rate. Syn: arithmetic spiral, spiral of Archimedes … Wiktionary
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Logarithm — The graph of the logarithm to base 2 crosses the x axis (horizontal axis) at 1 and passes through the points with coordinates (2, 1), (4, 2), and (8, 3) … Wikipedia