compute meaning

EN[kɒmpjuːt] [-uːt]
FR compute

    Definition of compute in English Dictionary

  • VerbSGcomputesPRcomputingPT, PPcomputedPREcom-SUF-té
    1. To reckon or calculate.
      1. Can anyone here compute the square root of 10201?
    2. INF To make sense.
      1. Does that compute, or do I need to explain further?
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • Here, we describe the tandemer approach for efficiently computing metabolite tandem mass-isotopomer distributions in a metabolic network, given an estimation of metabolic fluxes.
      • ( computing ) - My new computer has over 500 megs of RAM. = megabyte
      • A friend of mine having occasion to show this section to a party of 4 bristlers, states that they withdrew a pace and seemed to be computing among themselves.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Verbs
    Related Links:
    1. fr computer
    2. en computer
    3. en computers
    4. fr compute
    5. en computerization
    Source: Wiktionary

    Meaning of compute for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this word "compute" is a verb.
    Difficultness: Level 5
    Easy     ➨     Difficult
    Definiteness: Level 6
    Definite    ➨     Versatile