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From Latin computare meaning to count or compute.
- mudasobwa; a programmable device that performs mathematical calculations and logical operations, especially one that can process, store and retrieve large amounts of data very quickly.
- A person employed to perform computations.
Derived terms 
- computer-aided design
- computer-based teaching
- computer graphics
- computer language
- computer programming
- computer science