Meaning of CALCULUS in English

transcription, транскрипция: [ ̈ɪˈkælkjuləs ]

n. (pl. calculuses or calculi) 1 Math. a a particular method of calculation or reasoning (calculus of probabilities). b the infinitesimal calculuses of integration or differentiation (see integral calculus, differential calculus). 2 Med. a stone or concretion of minerals formed within the body. øøcalculous adj. (in sense 2). [L, = small stone used in reckoning on an abacus]

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