computation

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French computation, from Latin computatiō, from computare (sum up, reckon, compute); see compute. Morphologically compute +‎ -ation

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˌkɒmpjʊˈteɪʃən/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -eɪʃən

NounEdit

computation (countable and uncountable, plural computations)

  1. The act or process of computing; calculation; reckoning.
  2. The result of computation; the amount computed.

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin computatio.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

computation f (plural computations)

  1. (old) computation
    Synonym: calcul

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