compute definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • to ascertain by mathematics, specially by numerical techniques: computed the tax because of. See Synonyms at determine.
    • to ascertain through a computer.
    • To determine by calculation; to reckon; to count.
    • To determine by math, specially by numerical methods: computed the income tax because of. See Synonyms at calculate.
    • To determine by way of a computer.
    • to find out by calculation; to reckon; to count.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • to ascertain an amount or quantity.
    • to make use of a computer.
    • Informal to-be reasonable, possible, or constant; add up: Your alibi does not compute.
    • to find out a quantity or number.
    • to make use of a pc.
    • Informal is reasonable, possible, or constant; sound right: Your alibi does not compute.
  • noun:
    • Computation: quantities beyond compute.
    • Computation.
    • Computation.
    • Computation: quantities beyond compute.
    • Calculation.
    • Computation.
  • verb:
    • To reckon or calculate.
    • to help make feeling.
    • make a mathematical calculation or calculation
    • To reckon or calculate.
    • to help make sense.
    • make a mathematical calculation or calculation
  • others:
    • to ascertain by calculation; count; reckon; calculate: as, to compute the distance regarding the moon from earth.
    • Synonyms Reckon, matter, etc. See determine.
    • To reckon; matter.
    • to ascertain by calculation; matter; reckon; determine: because, to compute the length associated with the moon from the planet.
    • Synonyms Reckon, matter, etc. See calculate.
    • To reckon; count.

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