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[[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] calculus, pebble (used for counting), diminutive of calx, limestone, + diminutive suffix -ulus

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calculus

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calculi

calculus (calculi)
  1. (countable) (mathematics) Any formal system in which symbolic expressions are manipulated according to fixed rules.
    vector calculus
  2. (uncountable) (analysis) Differential calculus and integral calculus considered as a single subject.
  3. (countable) (medicine) A stony concretion that forms in a bodily organ.
    renal calculus ( = kidney stone)
  4. (uncountable) (dentistry) Deposits of calcium phosphate salts on teeth.

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Latin

Noun

calculus (genitive calculī); m, second declension

  1. pebble, stone

Inflection

Second declension (2).

Number Singular Plural
nominative calculus calculī
genitive calculī calculōrum
dative calculō calculīs
accusative calculum calculōs
ablative calculō calculīs
vocative calcule calculī

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