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calculus
used in Arrowsmith

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Definition
any system or process used to calculate values or to reason

or:

the branch of mathematics that is concerned with continuously changing values
  • By the end of his first nine months at McGurk, Martin had reviewed trigonometry and analytic geometry and he was finding differential calculus romantic.
    Chapter 27 (53% in)
  • He was so absorbed in staphylolysin and in calculus that he did not realize the world was about to be made safe for democracy.
    Chapter 27 (60% in)
  • His puttees were a nuisance to wear and an inferno to put on; his collar pinched his neck and jabbed his chin; and it was wearing on a man who sat up till three, on the perilous duty of studying calculus, to be snappy at every salute.
    Chapter 27 (68% in)
  • Oh, let's go back and do some more calculus...... Darling, my working nights doesn't bore you too much, does it?
    Chapter 27 (73% in)
  • And I'm hanged if I'll study calculus this evening.
    Chapter 28 (1% in)

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