Associations to the word «Computation»


COMPUTATION, noun. The act or process of computing; calculation; reckoning.
COMPUTATION, noun. The result of computation; the amount computed.
COMPUTATION HISTORY, noun. (computer science) a sequence of steps taken by an abstract machine in the process of computing its result.
COMPUTATION TREE LOGIC, noun. (computer science) A particular modal logic of branching time with operators "next", "globally", "finally" or "eventually", "until", and "weak until".

Dictionary definition

COMPUTATION, noun. The procedure of calculating; determining something by mathematical or logical methods.
COMPUTATION, noun. Problem solving that involves numbers or quantities.

Wise words

Don't use words too big for the subject. Don't say "infinitely" when you mean "very"; otherwise you'll have no word left when you want to talk about something really infinite.
C. S. Lewis