Synonyms for calculus

Synonyms for (noun) calculus

Synonyms: infinitesimal calculus, calculus

Definition: the branch of mathematics that is concerned with limits and with the differentiation and integration of functions

Similar words: pure mathematics

Definition: the branches of mathematics that study and develop the principles of mathematics for their own sake rather than for their immediate usefulness

Synonyms: calculus, concretion

Definition: a hard lump produced by the concretion of mineral salts; found in hollow organs or ducts of the body

Usage: renal calculi can be very painful

Similar words: rock, stone

Definition: a lump or mass of hard consolidated mineral matter

Usage: he threw a rock at me

Synonyms: tartar, tophus, calculus

Definition: an incrustation that forms on the teeth and gums

Similar words: crust, encrustation, incrustation

Definition: a hard outer layer that covers something

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