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compute

To perform mathematical operations or general computer processing. For an explanation of "The 3 C's," or how the computer processes data, see computer.
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On further reconnoitering, the voyagers counted twenty-one lodges; and from the number of horses, computed that there must be nearly a hundred Indians encamped there.
The whole distance they had navigated since leaving Henry's Fort was computed to be about three hundred and forty miles; strong apprehensions were now entertained that the tremendous impediments before them would oblige them to abandon their canoes.
From this I computed the general direction of Helium and the distance at which it lay from the opening which led to Omean.
Here is the summing up of his various items, and their weight, as he computed it: