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  1. linearithmic(Adjective)

    Describing procedures that take up to time proportional to U0001D45B log(U0001D45B) to run on inputs of size U0001D45B.

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  1. linearithmic

    Of an algorithm, having running time that is O(N log N). Coined as a portmanteau of ‘linear’ and ‘logarithmic’ in Algorithms In C by Robert Sedgewick (Addison-Wesley 1990, ISBN 0-201-51425-7).


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