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the act, process, or result of calculating

a careful considering of a matter

careful forethought to avoid harm or risk

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Barbicane took the paper, and began to make his calculations with great rapidity.
And have you further observed, that those who have a natural talent for calculation are generally quick at every other kind of knowledge; and even the dull if they have had an arithmetical training, although they may derive no other advantage from it, always become much quicker than they would otherwise have been.
Yes, I said, but for that purpose a very little of either geometry or calculation will be enough; the question relates rather to the greater and more advanced part of geometry--whether that tends in any degree to make more easy the vision of the idea of good; and thither, as I was saying, all things tend which compel the soul to turn her gaze towards that place, where is the full perfection of being, which she ought, by all means, to behold.
In like manner, did young Ralph Nickleby avoid all those minute and intricate calculations of odd days, which nobody who has worked sums in simple-interest can fail to have found most embarrassing, by establishing the one general rule that all sums of principal and interest should be paid on pocket-money day, that is to say, on Saturday: and that whether a loan were contracted on the Monday, or on the Friday, the amount of interest should be, in both cases, the same.
The perigee distance, therefore, is that which ought to serve as the basis of all calculations.
These meditations were entirely employed on Mr Allworthy's fortune; for, first, he exercised much thought in calculating, as well as he could, the exact value of the whole: which calculations he often saw occasion to alter in his own favour: and, secondly and chiefly, he pleased himself with intended alterations in the house and gardens, and in projecting many other schemes, as well for the improvement of the estate as of the grandeur of the place: for this purpose he applied himself to the studies of architecture and gardening, and read over many books on both these subjects; for these sciences, indeed, employed his whole time, and formed his only amusement.
The failure rate of dosage calculation in this course demanded a new approach to instruction that would increase critical thinking and assist students with the transfer of theoretical knowledge to clinical practice.
According to the calculation method, scheduled to take effect on June 1, credit lines secured by collaterals provided by Taiwanese parent firms and short-term trade financing will be excluded from the calculation of the risk exposure.
(1) He began by stressing the role monetary calculation plays in allocating factors of production in capitalist economies.
The problem surfaced Wednesday as the Nuclear and Industrial Safety Agency said it was informed of the calculation verbally by a manager at the utility known as TEPCO on March 7, just before a magnitude-9.0 earthquake and ensuing tsunami as high as 15 meters hit the plant on March 11, leading to meltdowns of its reactors.
If a calculation is found to be incorrect, then the individual should contact HMRC concerning the nature of any discrepancy so that it can be rectified.
As the accompanying chart shows, the inflation rate by the first calculation has been falling substantially in recent months, while the second method of calculation shows the inflation rate has essentially leveled off at between 7 and 8 percent the past
With the online Linear Calculation, users can determine actual stresses, while taking various loads, as well as the deflection behaviour of the linear bearing, guideway and carriage, into consideration.
An analysis among ten manufacturers of die cast moulds shows that this is not yet the status quo in practice and emphasizes the need to develop new calculation systems.
This updated guidance from CCFRA will help meat product manufacturers gain a full understanding of meat content calculations to help them ensure accurate and legal meat content declarations on products in the light of the recent legislative changes regarding what can be included as meat.