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calci

noun; clipping
A small, portable, often inexpensive electronic device used to perform both basic and complex operations of arithmetic. This alternate form is commonly used to refer to calculators in India.
 
"This problem is to complicated to solve mentally. I am going to use my calci."
Etymology : Abbreviation of the word calculator in which a part of the word has been clipped off from the rest of the word. Common in "Indian English".
Source : An Indian friend. August 2013
Last modified: 27 November 2013


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