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computing meaning

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  • Computing is any goal-oriented activity requiring, benefiting from, or creating algorithmic processes—e.g. through computers.
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    Definition of computing in English Dictionary

  • NounBFcomputePREcom-SUF-ing
    1. (literally) The process or act of calculation.
      1. Action of using (a) computer(s).
        1. The study, field of computers and computer programming.
          1. This course will cover several major fields of computing.
      2. VerbBFcomputeSGcomputesPT, PPcomputed
        1. present participle of compute.
        2. More Examples
          1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
            • Generalized complete Bell polynomials are used in order to compute joint moments and joint cumulants of multivariate photocounters.
            • Here, we describe the tandemer approach for efficiently computing metabolite tandem mass-isotopomer distributions in a metabolic network, given an estimation of metabolic fluxes.
            • Monkeys and other animals can compute the exact number of a small set of objects at a glance without explicitly counting. The ability is called subitization.
        • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
          1. Nouns
            • Singularia tantum
              • Uncountable nouns
            • Verbs
              • Verb forms
                • Participles
                  • Present participles
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            Meaning of computing for the defined word.

            Grammatically, this word "computing" is a noun, more specifically, a singularia tantum. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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