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calculation

noun [C or U] (NUMBERS)    /ˌkæl.kjʊˈleɪ.ʃən/
B2 the process of using information you already have and adding, taking away, multiplying, or dividing numbers to judge the number or amount of something: The calculations that you did/made contained a few inaccuracies.Calculations and calculatingAddition, subtraction, multiplication and division
(Definition of calculation noun (NUMBERS) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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