Computation vs Solution - What's the difference?

computation | solution |


As nouns the difference between computation and solution

is that computation is the act or process of ; calculation; reckoning while solution is a homogeneous mixture, which may be liquid, gas or solid, formed by dissolving one or more substances.

computation

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • The act or process of ; calculation; reckoning.
  • The result of computation; the amount computed.
  • Derived terms

    * computational

    See also

    * ("computation" on Wikipedia) ----

    solution

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A homogeneous mixture, which may be liquid, gas or solid, formed by dissolving one or more substances.
  • An act, plan or other means, used or proposed, to solve a problem.
  • The answer to a problem.
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  • , title= , chapter=5 citation , passage=Then I had a good think on the subject of the hocussing of Cigarette, and I was reluctantly bound to admit that once again the man in the corner had found the only possible solution to the mystery.}}
  • A product, service or suite thereof.
  • (legal, UK, archaic, rare) Satisfaction of a claim or debt.
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  • Antonyms

    * problem