HyperDic: compute

English > 1 sense of the word compute:
VERBcognitioncompute, calculate, cipher, cypher, work out, reckon, figuremake a mathematical calculation or computation
compute > pronunciation
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English > compute: 1 sense > verb 1, cognition
Meaningmake a mathematical calculation or computation.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
Synonymscalculate, cipher, cypher, work out, reckon, figure
Categorymathematics, math, mathsA science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic / logic of quantity and shape and arrangement
Entailed bygetreach by calculation
Narroweradd, add togethermake an addition by combining numbers
average, average outcompute the average of
budgetmake a budget
capitalize, capitalisecompute the present value of a business or an income
differentiatecalculate a derivative
divide, fractionPerform a division
estimate, gauge, approximate, guess, judgejudge tentatively or form an estimate of (quantities or time)
extractcalculate the root / root of a number
factor, factor in, factor outresolve into factors
integratecalculate the integral of
interpolate, extrapolateEstimate the value of
miscalculate, misestimatecalculate / calculate incorrectly
multiplycombine by multiplication
processPerform mathematical and logical operations on (data) according to programmed instructions in order to obtain the required information
proratedivide or assess proportionally
quantize, quantiseapply quantum theory to
recalculatecalculate anew
resolve, solveFind the solution
subtract, deduct, take offmake a subtraction
surveyPlot a map of (land)
BroaderreasonThink logically
Similar towork outBe calculated
Spanishaverigüar, calcular, codificar, computar, deducir
Catalancalcular, computar
Nounscomputationthe procedure of calculating
computationproblem solving that involves numbers or quantities
computera machine for performing calculations automatically
computeran expert at calculation (or at operating calculating machines)

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