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- adj. Of, pertaining to, or involving calculation.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Of or pertaining to calculation; involving calculation.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Pertaining to calculation; involving calculation.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. used of persons
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It is sometimes referred to as calculative rationality or intentional rationality (March 1978, p. 589 or procedural rationality (Simon 1976, p.
Subsequently, Wu could not adapt to life in Singapore and often felt that she was being mistreated by her mother-in-law and sister-in-law, whom she called "calculative".
For if the U.S. and the world community remain to be calculative in its response, the current events will have a potential of becoming a nightmare, not only for the region but for the rest of the world as well.
Show us one of your (done with your own resources) projects that has netted real calculative results that has helped animals.
And to understand human emotion, the human experience, outside of data and calculative tables, which are all a machine can comprehend.
It is a calculative MISTAKE of all of these people who come out so open and endorse Obama.
With out sentiment Obama seems more calculative and will restore to America that her leadership role in the world that has been been so much eroded over the years by agression, though provoked by 9/11 incidence.
Yesterday on Good Morning America she was in full "I'm an old white lady, please don't hurt me you young black man!" mode, which was offensive but seemingly calculative.
Any of them may have avoided famine if they had better economic calculative ability.
So, this would suggest that it is impossible to improve the situation with a reduction in calculative efficiency.