Computation

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Computation Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • the procedure of calculating; determining something by mathematical or logical methods
  • problem solving that involves numbers or quantities

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • the procedure of calculating; determining something by mathematical or logical methods ,
  • problem solving that involves numbers or quantities

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Computation Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


Computation is the act of determining (working out) something by processing information. It involves using specific rules, either mathematical or logical. It may or may not involve using numbers; the computation of numbers and arithmetic is generally called calculation. The study of computation is called computer science.

The theory of computation involves determining whether a certain problem can be solved by computation.



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Computation Sample Sentences in News


  • Insurance company has to reveal claim computation
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    Most of the people in Pakistan don't seem to believe in the accuracy of price statistics, made public by the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) at regular intervals. Read more on this news related to 'Computation'
  • Engineers show light can play seesaw at the nanoscale
    ( University of Minnesota ) University of Minnesota electrical engineering researchers have developed a unique nanoscale device that for the first time demonstrates mechanical transportation of light. The discovery could have major implications for creating faster and more efficient optical devices for computation and communication. Read more on this news related to 'Computation'

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