Cal`cu*la"tion (?), n. [OE. calculation, fr. L. calculatio; cf. OF. calcucation.]


The act or process, or the result, of calculating; computation; reckoning, estimate.

"The calculation of eclipses."


The mountain is not so his calculation makes it. Boyle.


An expectation based on cirumstances.

The lazy gossips of the port, Abborrent of a calculation crost, Began to chafe as at a personal wrong. Tennyson.


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