Meaning | make a mathematical calculation or computation. |
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Pattern | Somebody ----s something; Somebody ----s that CLAUSE |
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Synonyms | calculate, cipher, cypher, work out, reckon, figure |
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Category | mathematics, math, maths | A science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic / logic of quantity and shape and arrangement |
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Entailed by | get | reach by calculation |
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Narrower | add, add together | make an addition by combining numbers |
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average, average out | compute the average of |

budget | make a budget |

capitalize, capitalise | compute the present value of a business or an income |

differentiate | calculate a derivative |

divide, fraction | Perform a division |

estimate, gauge, approximate, guess, judge | judge tentatively or form an estimate of (quantities or time) |

extract | calculate the root / root of a number |

factor, factor in, factor out | resolve into factors |

integrate | calculate the integral of |

interpolate, extrapolate | Estimate the value of |

miscalculate, misestimate | calculate / calculate incorrectly |

multiply | combine by multiplication |

process | Perform mathematical and logical operations on (data) according to programmed instructions in order to obtain the required information |

prorate | divide or assess proportionally |

quantize, quantise | apply quantum theory to |

recalculate | calculate anew |

resolve, solve | Find the solution |

subtract, deduct, take off | make a subtraction |

survey | Plot a map of (land) |

Broader | reason | Think logically |
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Similar to | work out | Be calculated |
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Spanish | averigüar, calcular, codificar, computar, deducir |
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Catalan | calcular, computar |
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Nouns | computation | the procedure of calculating |
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computation | problem solving that involves numbers or quantities |

computer | a machine for performing calculations automatically |

computer | an expert at calculation (or at operating calculating machines) |