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An example use of calculation in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
“… m2 which is a calculation of the total …”
Calculation is the process of finding the answer to a problem or the result of an operation.
the word calculation occurs in english on average 2.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.
it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that calculation can be often used in the following areas:
1) business and work;
2) communication, information, and media;
3) education, science, and technology;