Associations to the word «Computation»

Wiktionary

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

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats