Origin of computation
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Because the latter is so cheap, clearly its use is more desirable than the recomputation of the rotated view.On-Line Data-Acquisition Systems in Nuclear Physics, 1969
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- a calculation involving numbers or quantities
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Word Origin and History for recomputation
early 15c., from Middle French computation, from Latin computationem (nominative computatio), noun of action from past participle stem of computare "to sum up, reckon, compute" (see compute).
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