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Related / Similar Words: the calculus, infinitesimal calculus, concretion, tartar, tophus

 

Definition:
  • the branch of mathematics that is concerned with limits and with the differentiation and integration of functions;
  • a hard lump produced by the concretion of mineral salts; found in hollow organs or ducts of the body; "renal calculi can be very painful";
  • an incrustation that forms on the teeth and gums;

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    Hyponyms: analysis, differential calculus, method of fluxions, integral calculus, calculus of variations, bladder stone, cystolith, enterolith, gallstone, bilestone, kidney stone, urinary calculus, nephrolith, renal calculus, ptyalith, sialolith, salivary calculus, urolith

     

    Derivational Morphology: calculate, cipher, cypher, compute, work out, reckon, figure

     

    Anagrams: sacculus

     

     
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