› a set of mathematical instructions that must be followed in a fixed order, and that, especially if given to a computer, will help to calculate an answer to a mathematical problem

in Chinese (Traditional) | （尤指電腦使用的）演算法，計算程式… |

in Chinese (Simplified) | （尤指计算机使用的）算法，计算程序… |

(Definition of algorithm from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus
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May 20, 2015

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