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## Synonyms for computation

*noun*

**performing arithmetic**

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## Antonyms for computation

### accounts

### assessment

### assessments

### calculation

## Word Origin & History

early 15c., from Middle French computation, from Latin computationem (nominative computatio), noun of action from past participle stem of computare "to sum up, reckon, compute" (see compute).

## Example Sentences for computation

But I pass over this, and go on to the computation of dates.

This computation covers only the machine's power to overcome resistance.

And the odd and even numbers are not the same with the art of computation?

The period of five hours and fifty-four seconds does not enter into their computation.

Rajcik finished the computation he was working on and gnawed thoughtfully at his pencil.

Nor have we any form of calculus or computation that can easily be applied.

Are they admitted as property, then why is not other property admitted into the computation?

This computation on the future of the Federation is still in the back-work file?

Let's get Merlin into operation, and run a computation on it.

The length of Raasay is, by computation, fifteen miles, and the breadth two.