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calc

[kalk] /kælk/
noun, Informal.
1.
a calculator, especially a small portable one.
Origin
by shortening

calc-

1.
a combining form of calcareous:
calc-tufa.
2.
variant of calci- before a vowel:
calcic.
Origin
< German Kalk lime < Latin calc- (stem of calx) lime, limestone; see calx, chalk

calc.

1.
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  • calc stores sets as vectors of objects in sorted order.
  • Org calc provide calculation and sometimes reporting functions.
British Dictionary definitions for calc

calc-

combining form
1.
a variant of calci-
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calc in Technology
tool, mathematics
An extensible, advanced desk calculator and mathematical tool written in Emacs Lisp by Dave Gillespie . Calc runs as part of GNU Emacs. You can use Calc as only a simple four-function calculator, but it also provides additional features including choice of algebraic or RPN (stack-based) entry, logarithms, trigonometric and financial functions, arbitrary precision, complex numbers, vectors, matrices, dates, times, infinities, sets, algebraic simplification, differentiation, and integration.
Latest version: 2.02, as of 1994-11-08.
FTP calc-2.02.tar.z from your nearest GNU archive site.
(2000-10-20)
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
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Related Abbreviations for calc

calc.

  1. calculate
  2. calculus
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