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English noun: calculation

1. calculation (act) the procedure of calculating; determining something by mathematical or logical methods


Synonymscomputation, computing


Broader (hypernym)procedure, process


Narrower (hyponym)mathematical operation, mathematical process, number crunching, operation, recalculation, transposition

2. calculation (cognition) problem solving that involves numbers or quantities


Synonymscomputation, figuring, reckoning


Broader (hypernym)problem solving


Narrower (hyponym)approximation, conversion, derivative, derived function, differential, differential coefficient, estimate, estimation, extrapolation, first derivative, idea, integral, interpolation

3. calculation (cognition) planning something carefully and intentionally


SamplesIt was the deliberation of his act that was insulting.


Synonymsdeliberation


Broader (hypernym)planning, preparation, provision









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