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computes

verb
present tense third-person singular of compute

Synonyms of computes

to determine (a value) by doing the necessary mathematical operations
  • for the test we were required to compute the answers without using a calculator

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“Computes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/computes. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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