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subtract

verb [T]
 
 
/səbˈtrækt/
to take a number or amount away from another number or amount: subtract sth from sth The costs of manufacturing are subtracted from revenue.
subtraction noun [C or U]
Translations of “subtract”
in Arabic يَطْرَح…
in Korean 빼다…
in Malaysian tolak…
in French soustraire…
in Turkish çıkarmak, çıkarma yapmak…
in Italian sottrarre…
in Chinese (Traditional) 減,減去…
in Russian вычитать (в математике)…
in Polish odejmować…
in Vietnamese trừ…
in Spanish sustraer, restar…
in Portuguese subtrair…
in Thai คำนวณด้วยการลบ…
in German subtrahieren…
in Catalan restar…
in Japanese (数を)差し引く, 引き算をする…
in Indonesian mengurangi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 减,减去…
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