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computing

noun [U]
 
 
/kəmˈpjuːtɪŋ/
the study or use of computers: a degree in computingComputer concepts
Translations of “computing”
in Chinese (Traditional) 電腦學, 訊息處理技術, 電腦操作…
in Russian информатика…
in Turkish bilgisayar kullanma/çalışma…
in Chinese (Simplified) 计算机学, 信息处理技术, 计算机操作…
in Polish informatyka…
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