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calculation
American English: /ˌkælkjəˈleɪʃ(ə)n/
British English: /kalkjʊˈleɪʃ(ə)n/

Translation of calculation in Spanish:

noun

  • 1.1 countable or uncountable (mathematical)
    Example sentences
    • Precise mathematical calculations are worked out and this determines how a person's life is affected.
    • The only gripe he had about the paper was the amount of calculations students were required to complete.
    • He spent hours each day carrying out complex mathematical calculations to maintain the deception.
    1.2 countable or uncountable (estimate) by o according to my calculation(s)
    según mis cálculos
    Example sentences
    • This agrees with the scientific calculations of risk that I have found.
    • All the risk calculations are age based so you will see some changes.
    • This is, of course, a theoretical calculation, but one which graphically illustrates the point.
    1.3 uncountable (premeditation) See examples: there was cold calculation in everything she did
    todo lo hacía de manera fría y calculadora

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