### Crossword clues for compute

##### Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English

**compute**

*verb*

**COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES**

**affective computing**

**computing facilities**

**grid computing**

**COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS**

**■ NOUN**

**area**

**compute**a projected

**area**.

**computing**

**areas**such as components, interconnects, computing architectures, and systems software.

**network**

**networks**and access to

**computing**resources distributed throughout an organization.

**statistics**

**statistics**,

**computing**and applied mathematics is not a requirement.

**subject**

**computed**for each

**subject**and the groups were compared for the proportion having 1 and 2 symptoms.

**technology**

**computing**,

**technology**, and the financial and business sectors.

**telecommunications**

**computing**and

**telecommunications**.

**way**

**way**we do

**computing**.

**ways**of

**computing**costs.

**way**to

**compute**or scientifically analyze a resolution of the disagreements.

**■ VERB**

**distribute**

**distributed**

**computing**over heterogeneous platforms, from workstations and clusters to large-scale, high-performance systems.

**distributed**

**computing**excels in perception, visualization, and simulation.

**distributed**

**computing**environment.

**distributing**

**computing**worth doing.

**distributed**

**computing**, and nomadic or mobile computer users, only exacerbate security challenges.

**use**

**used**to

**compute**true colour.

**use**to

**compute**latitude and longitude.

**used**to

**compute**the mispricing.

**EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES**

**compute**.

**compute**the time it takes a sound wave to bounce back.

**EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS**

**computing**and communications hardware.

**computed**are given in the notes following the table.

**computing**and business studies.

**computing**power needed to run it is becoming available.

**computing**degrees.

**computed**from a global model.

**compute**latitude and longitude.

##### The Collaborative International Dictionary

**Compute**

Compute \Com*pute"\, n. [L. computus: cf. F. comput.]
Computation. [R.]

--Sir T. Browne.

**Compute**

Compute \Com*pute"\ (k[o^]m*p[=u]t"), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Computed; p. pr. & vb. n. Computing.] [L. computare. See Count, v. t.] To determine by calculation; to reckon; to count.

Two days, as we compute the days of heaven.

--Milton.

What's done we partly may compute,
But know not what's resisted.

--Burns.

Syn: To calculate; number; count; reckon; estimate; enumerate; rate. See Calculate.

##### Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary

##### Wiktionary

**compute**

vb. 1 To reckon or calculate. 2 (context informal English) To make sense.

##### WordNet

##### Wikipedia

#### Usage examples of "compute".

He explained to the company the future importance of this establishment, __computed__ the strength of the floorings, the thickness of the walls, and regretted extremely not having a yard-stick such as Monsieur Binet possessed for his own special use.

He was working from radar reports alone with no fancy __computing__ bombsight to think for him.

A perfectly __computed__ course for landing will get down to ground with the use of the least number of centigrams of fuel.

Douglas Engelbart, Coevolution, and the Origins of Personal __Computing__.

Aiken convened a conference on automatic __computing__ at Harvard, cosponsored by his longtime patron, the US.

Court upheld the power of New York, in __computing__ its estate tax, to include in the gross estate of a domiciled decedent the value of a trust of bonds managed in Colorado by a Colorado trust company and already taxed on its transfer by Colorado, which trust the decedent had established while in Colorado and concerning which he had never exercised any of his reserved powers of revocation or change of beneficiaries.

From the Cyanean rocks to the point and harbor of Byzantium, the winding length of the Bosphorus extends about sixteen miles, and its most ordinary breadth may be __computed__ at about one mile and a half.

__Compute__ all values with and without factoring in assistance by the Companions.

My foe could not __compute__, continuing with its attack on my kingside until my knight forked its king and queen.

In instants Ralf swept through every binary code he knew from the dawn of __computing__ forward, four-bit, eight-bit, sixteen-bit, thirty-two-bit, sixty-four-bit, multiprocessor, transputer, parallel processor, nothing that fit.

The information we develop from this one-time inventory will be used to __compute__ UIPS taxes while the depot and transports are in Plutonian jurisdiction.

And just where did the berserker __compute__ that it was taking the biolab and its billion preborn captives?

Taylor pursued his love for science into graduate school at UT and wrote his dissertation on psychoacoustics, a field from which some people were making a leap into __computing__.

If the Handler was to he believed, the local __computing__ nodes in each star system were only millimeters wide, and they communicated with the others, light years away, with pulses so weak, so tightly aimed, so unpredictable in wavelength, and so ingeniously encoded that a thousand interstellar civilizations had come and gone without noticing their presence.

The Israelis are going crazy trying to __compute__ retrofire to compensate.