how to pronounce calculation


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calculation is pronounced in four syllables

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An example use of calculation in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… inherited a base 60 calculation system …”

meaning of calculation

Calculation is the process of finding the answer to a problem or the result of an operation.

calculation frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word calculation occurs in english on average 10.8 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics calculation can be related to

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;

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