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  1. com·pute
    IPA[kəmˈpyo͞ot]
  2. verb

    • 1. calculate or reckon (a figure or amount):

      we can compute the exact increase depreciation is computed by applying the straight-line method
    • 2. make a calculation, especially using a computer:

      modern circuitry can compute faster than any chess player
    • 3. seem reasonable; make sense:

      the idea just doesn't compute
  3. Variation

    • v.: verb: compute, 3rd person present: computes, gerund or present participle: computing, past tense: computed, past participle: computed

    • verb

      reckon or calculate (a figure or amount):

      seem reasonable; make sense:

    • noun

      a form of tomography in which a computer controls the motion of the X-ray source and detectors, processes the data, and produces the image.
    • noun

      a form of tomography in which a computer controls the motion of the X-ray source and detectors, processes the data, and produces the image.
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