Definitions for calculatingˈkæl kyəˌleɪ tɪŋ
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
cal•cu•lat•ingˈkæl kyəˌleɪ tɪŋ(adj.)
capable of performing arithmetic calculations.
shrewd or cautious.
Origin of calculating:
calculating, calculative, conniving, scheming, shrewd(adj)
used of persons
"the most calculating and selfish men in the community"
Which has the ability to calculate.
Which serves one's own interests in an unemotional, analytical manner.
of or pertaining to mathematical calculations; performing or able to perform mathematical calculations
given to contrivance or forethought; forecasting; scheming; as, a cool calculating disposition
the act or process of making mathematical computations or of estimating results