Calculation

Cal`cu*la"tion

(-l"shn), n. [OE. calculation, fr. L. calculatio; cf. OF. calcucation.] 1. The act or process, or the result, of calculating; computation; reckoning, estimate. "The calculation of eclipses." Nichol.
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The mountain is not so his calculation makes it.
Boyle.
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2. An expectation based on circumstances.
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The lazy gossips of the port,
Abhorrent of a calculation crost,
Began to chafe as at a personal wrong.
Tennyson.
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