[an error occurred while processing this directive]
## linearithmic

**linearithmic** /adj./ 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).

Return to Cool Jargon of the Day