how to pronounce computation


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computation is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… gained during the computation of the …”

meanings of computation


  1. The result of computation; the amount computed.
  2. The act or process of computing; calculation; reckoning.

computation frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word computation occurs in english on average 1.8 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.

topics computation 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 computation 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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