# Computation

[kom-pyoo-tey-shuh n] /ˌkɒm pyʊˈteɪ ʃən/

**noun**

1.

an act, process, or method of ; calculation.

2.

a result of .

3.

the amount .

/ˌkɒmpjʊˈteɪʃən/

**noun**

1.

a calculation involving numbers or quantities

n.

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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