Meaning of CALCULATION in English

CALCULATION

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˌkal-kyə-ˈlā-shən ]

noun

Date: 14th century

1.

a. : the process or an act of calculating

b. : the result of an act of calculating

2.

a. : studied care in analyzing or planning

b. : cold heartless planning to promote self-interest

• cal·cu·la·tion·al -ˈlāsh-nəl, -ˈlā-shə-n ə l adjective

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