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calculation

noun

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the act or process of performing mathematical operations to find a value
  • by my calculation, it should take me a month to save up for the weekend getaway

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The first known use of calculation was in the 14th century

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“Calculation.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/calculation. Accessed 21 May. 2022.

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