characterized by the presence of calculus, or stone. Historical Examples Cooley’s Practical Receipts, Volume II Arnold Cooley New, Old, and Forgotten Remedies: Papers by Many Writers Various Ginseng and Other Medicinal Plants A. R. (Arthur Robert) Harding Literary and General Lectures and Essays Charles Kingsley adjective (pathol) of or suffering from a calculus
Mathematics. a method of calculation, especially one of several highly systematic methods of treating problems by a special system of algebraic notations, as differential or integral calculus. Pathology. a stone, or concretion, formed in the gallbladder, kidneys, or other parts of the body. Also called tartar. Dentistry. a hard, yellowish to brownish-black deposit on teeth […]
the branch of mathematics dealing with the application of techniques similar to those of differential and integral calculus to discrete rather than continuous quantities.
calculus of communicating systems (CCS) A mathematical model (a formal language) for describing processes, mostly used in the study of parallelism. A CCS program, written in behaviour expressions syntax denotes a process behaviour. Programs can be compared using the notion of observational equivalence. [“A Calculus of Communicating Systems”, LNCS 92, Springer 1980]. [“Communication and Concurrency”, […]