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synonyms for calculus

  • bilestone
  • concretion
  • cystolith
  • biliary calculus
  • algebra
  • calculation
  • geometry
  • math
  • addition
  • division
  • figures
  • multiplication
  • numbers
  • subtraction
  • trigonometry
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How to use calculus in a sentence

Forget 30 snowboarders with a normal probability distribution — even just three snowboarders with a uniform probability distribution was a challenge, requiring some hefty calculus and order statistics.
CAN YOU GUESS THE MYSTERY WORD?ZACH WISSNER-GROSSJANUARY 29, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
His school system has been all-virtual since March, and as Jara sees it, mental health should now be factored into the calculus about reopening schools.
PARTLY HIDDEN BY ISOLATION, MANY OF THE NATION’S SCHOOLCHILDREN STRUGGLE WITH MENTAL HEALTHDONNA ST. GEORGE, VALERIE STRAUSSJANUARY 21, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Faced with that calculus, many other pregnant health care workers have chosen to get vaccinated.
WITH LITTLE DATA TO GUIDE THEM, PREGNANT HEALTH CARE WORKERS ARE STEPPING UP TO GET VACCINATED AGAINST COVID-19JAMIE DUCHARMEJANUARY 21, 2021TIME
We’re talking about an optional sporting spectacle, not some essential service to -humanity, and when you throw public health into the mix, the calculus can become uncouth pretty quick.
CAN TOKYO SAFELY HOST THE OLYMPIC GAMES THIS SUMMER?CHARLIE CAMPBELLJANUARY 12, 2021TIME
The pandemic may have changed that calculus, though cuts will be hard to come by.
INVESTORS CHEER AS FIAT CHRYSLER-PSA MERGER HEADS TO THE FINISH LINEIAN MOUNTJANUARY 4, 2021FORTUNE
That’s the calculus driving an increasing number of nations, mostly island states, to offer pandemic-era remote-working visas and travel packages aimed at the work-from-anywhere crowd.
YOUR GUIDE FOR WHEN TRAVEL RETURNSDANIEL MALLOYDECEMBER 27, 2020OZY
If he’s done one thing, he’s changed the dialogue, and the political calculus.
FAULCONER ‘CHANGED THE DIALOGUE’ ON HOUSING, BUT RESULTS REMAIN ELUSIVEANDREW KEATTSDECEMBER 10, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
The key insight came from the Vulcans, who realized that continuum mathematics at the foundation of calculus was not the only possible logical mathematical system.
TOP 10 QUESTIONS I’D ASK AN ALIEN FROM THE GALACTIC FEDERATIONTOM SIEGFRIEDDECEMBER 9, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
Someone flying home to see a beloved family member perhaps for the last time simply has a different risk calculus than someone whose family members are all likely to be around for years to come.
HOW RISKY IS AIR TRAVEL IN THE PANDEMIC? HERE’S WHAT THE SCIENCE SAYS.BRIAN RESNICKNOVEMBER 12, 2020VOX
If, however, you’re going to arrest somebody who is very dangerous or jumping out the window, there’s a different calculus.
BAN ON CHOKEHOLDS, NO-KNOCK WARRANTS AMONG BILLS NORTHAM SIGNED INTO LAWLAURA VOZZELLAOCTOBER 28, 2020WASHINGTON POST
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WORDS RELATED TO CALCULUS

  • bilestone
  • biliary calculus
  • calculus
  • concretion
  • cystolith
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.