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Verb: compute kum'pyoot - (mathematics) make a mathematical calculation or computation
"you can compute the area of a square if you know the length of its sides"; - calculate, cipher, cypher, work out, reckon, figure [N. Amer]
- [informal] Make sense
"their ideas simply don't compute"
Derived forms: computes, computing, computed Type of: reason Encyclopedia: Compute |
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