verb (calculat, ing)
- (transitive) (mathematics) To determine the value of something or the solution to something by a mathematical process.
Etymology: From Latin calculareLatin, calculare
- Calculate the square root of 3 to 10 decimal places.
- (intransitive) (mathematics) To determine values or solutions by a mathematical process.
- (intransitive) To plan something, especially something morally wrong.
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