## calculation

[kal′kyo̵̅o̅ lā**′**s̸hən, -kyə-]

noun

- the act or process of calculating
- something deduced by calculating; estimate; plan
- careful planning or forethought, esp. with selfish motives

*Related Forms:*

- calculative
adjective

## calculation

noun

- a. The act, process, or result of calculating.b. An estimate based on probabilities.
- Careful, often cunning estimation and planning of likely outcomes, especially to advance one's own interests.

*Related Forms:*

**cal′cu·la′tive**adjective

## calculation

Noun

(*usually uncountable*, *plural* calculations)

- (mathematics, uncountable) The act or process of calculating.
- (mathematics, countable) The result of calculating.
- (countable) Reckoning, estimate.
*By my calculation, we should be there by midnight.*

- (countable) An expectation based on circumstances.

Anagrams

- auction call