Definitions for **"Computation"**

The act or process of computing; calculation; reckoning.

The process of performing arithmetical or logical operations, on data by an electronic device.

the procedure of calculating; determining something by mathematical or logical methods

an alternating sequence of states and moves, starting with the initial state

an initial lambda expression (or two if you want to separate the function and its input) plus a finite sequence of lambda terms, each deduced from the preceding term by one application of Beta reduction

a sequence of graphs obtained by successive rewritings

problem solving that involves numbers or quantities

a neat trick but has many serious problems with it

periodic, formal accounting by a monastery's leaders

f noun

a transformation of a set of representations into another set of representations in accordance with some rule or procedure.

Physical process with states that represent states of another system and with transitions between states that amount to operations on the representations.

The realization of a program in a computer.

The act or action of carrying out a series of operations.

The result of computation; the amount computed.