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  • n. Plural form of calculus.


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  • Each of our moral calculuses plays out against a shifting backdrop of cultural inheritance and expectation, economic circumstances, and genetic urge.

    Vegan Envy

  • Science, which cannot, with all its calculuses, differential, integral, and of variations, calculate the Problem of Three gravitating Bodies, ought to hold her peace here, and say only: In this National Convention there are

    The French Revolution


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