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calculation

noun
 
 
/ˌkælkjəˈleɪʃən/
MATHEMATICS [C, U] B2 the use of mathematics to discover a number or amount: I did some quick calculations to see if I could afford to buy it.Calculations and calculatingAddition, subtraction, multiplication and division
THINKING [U] careful thought about something without any emotionWise and sensibleSly and devious
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