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Spanish translation of “subtract”

subtract

verb /səbˈtrӕkt/
to take one number or quantity from another
sustraer, restar
If you subtract 5 from 8, 3 is left In their first year at school, most children learn to add and subtract.
subtraction /-ʃən/ noun
sustracción, resta
(Definition of subtract from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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