Origin of calculation
synonym study for calculation
OTHER WORDS FROM calculationcal·cu·la·tive [kal-kyuh-ley-tiv, ‐luh-tiv], /ˈkæl kyəˌleɪ tɪv, ‐lə tɪv/, cal·cu·la·tion·al, cal·cu·la·to·ry [kal-kyuh-luh-tawr-ee, ‐tohr-ee], /ˈkæl kyə ləˌtɔr i, ‐ˌtoʊr i/, adjectivenon·cal·cu·la·tive, adjectivepre·cal·cu·la·tion, nounun·cal·cu·la·tive, adjective
How to use calculation in a sentence
At times, though, he would seem to be something more—a collaborator, perhaps, making suggestions, working through calculations.When Einstein Tilted at Windmills - Issue 93: Forerunners|Amanda Gefter|November 18, 2020|Nautilus
Strangely, calculations involving hundreds of pages of algebra often yield, in the end, a one-line formula.
The calculations offered some of the first evidence of dark matter in the 1970s.Physicists Pin Down Nuclear Reaction From Moments After the Big Bang|Thomas Lewton|November 11, 2020|Quanta Magazine
It turned out, though, that just like lightbulbs, there is more than one kind of Cepheid variable, contaminating the expansion rate calculations.
Though the calculation narrows the bands of uncertainty, those bands are still quite wide.There Could Be 300 Million (or More) Earth-Like Planets in Our Galaxy|Jason Dorrier|November 8, 2020|Singularity Hub
"Maybe I was, and I've got rough edges on me," Taterleg returned, looking up at him with calculative eye.The Duke Of Chimney Butte|G. W. Ogden
Tim took her up quickly on it, a gleam in his calculative eye, as if he saw a convincing way opening ahead of him.The Flockmaster of Poison Creek|George W. Ogden
It is the "coldly calculative, set-jaw" spirit which carries you through the next stage with fair success.Stories of the Ships|Lewis R. Freeman
Keenly forward, almost precocious on the calculative side, she had remained singularly untroubled on the emotional side.Money Magic|Hamlin Garland
How can Daun, if himself merely speculative, calculative, hope that Soltikof will continue acting?History of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. XIX. (of XXI.)|Thomas Carlyle