Definition of calculable in English:

calculable

Line breaks: cal¦cul|able
Pronunciation: /ˈkalkjʊləb(ə)l
 
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adjective

  • Able to be measured or assessed: the conversion of mass into energy affects stars in a calculable fashion
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    • The irrationality of rationality appears wherever quality management focuses on increasing efficiency, and this is then measured by quantifiable, calculable outputs of the drug care system.
    • The philosopher critiques technology's instrumentality as marking the commencement of modernity as calculable, defined, measurable, ordered.
    • By informing her of the calculable risks, avoidable disabilities and prenatal test options, the counselor radically reframes Ms. K's hope-laden pregnancy.

Derivatives

calculability

Pronunciation: /-ˈbɪlɪti/
noun
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  • The Fordist model of work and organisation is marked by the emergence of individualised and economic forms of calculability which govern the social and the self
  • A precondition for the feasibility of global balancing of all expected and real performances is the standardization and calculability of the expected performances.
  • In his description of the conditions of maximum formal rationality of capital accounting, he often talks of complete calculability.

calculably

adverb
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  • His premise was calculably simple for the complex and changing times in which he wrote.
  • A calculably shorter make-ready time significantly reduced net production processes and high throughput speeds in scheduling and production.
  • The rotation of the protons emits synchrotron radiation which calculably consumes the rotational energy very slowly and very evenly.

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