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  Words related to subtraction

Related / Similar Words: deduction, minus

 

Definition:
  • the act of subtracting (removing a part from the whole); "he complained about the subtraction of money from their paychecks";
  • an arithmetic operation in which the difference between two numbers is calculated; "the subtraction of three from four leaves one"; "four minus three equals one";

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    Hyponyms: bite, withholding

     

    Derivational Morphology: subtract, deduct, take off

     

    Language Translations:
    Dutch: aftrekking   Estonian: lahutamine  
    Finnish: vähentäminen   French: soustraction  
    Greek: αφαίρεση   Japanese: 引き算  
    Polish: odejmowanie   Portuguese: subtração  
    Romanian: scădere   Russian: вычитание  
    Swedish: subtraktion   Telugu: తీసివేత  
     
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