**Com*pute"** (?), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Computed; p. pr. & vb. n. Computing.] [L. *computare*. See Count, v. t.]

To determine calculation; to reckon; to count.

Two days, as we **compute** the days of heaven.
*Milton.*

What's done we partly may **compute**,
But know not what's resisted.
*Burns.*

Syn. -- To calculate; number; count; recken; estimate; enumerate; rate. See Calculate.

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**Com*pute"**, n. [L. *computus*: cf. F. *comput*.]

Computation.

[R.]

*Sir T. Browne.*

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