Noun(1) an arithmetic operation in which the difference between two numbers is calculated
Adjective(1) on the negative side or lower end of a scale(2) involving disadvantage or harm, or negative
(1) Easkey were minus five regulars David Rolston, James Cawley, Kieran Brennan, Shane Kennedy and Dessie Sloyane.(2) First, the Civil War period saw Congress define net income as revenue minus expenses.(3) This many people paying this much a month plus this much for the game and expansion packs, minus this much for costs equals this much profit - each and every single month.(4) Greg and I were in a band for a short moment with the members of Elefant minus Diego called Debutaunt.(5) This brings Limerick West fractionally above the minus five per cent limit.(6) The temperature outside was below minus 20 C, and after three nights, I got very sick.(7) The rest of the travelers, minus Mai plus Hachiko, followed.(8) So why can't we devise a mathematical system that allows two plus two to equal seventeen, ten to equal zero and the square root of two to equal minus three?(9) But Argentina also has a primary budget surplus - the difference between revenues and expenditures minus interest payments.(10) Ninety minus 20 because the winds are going in different direction.(11) ├ö├ç├┐He was detained a short time later having left the scene minus a shoe and bleeding from the elbow,├ö├ç├û said Sgt French.(12) I walked down the road, trying not to look like I'd been attacked, robbed and dropped on the other side of the city minus my short term memory.(13) Temperatures will drop to minus 26 degrees centigrade and the team of eight are likely to suffer altitude sickness on a mountain used by many as final preparation to summit Everest.(14) Finally getting fed up with the whole thing, I decided on the outfit Mattie had made me wear while we were in Florida├ö├ç┬¬ minus the shorts.(15) These tough creatures, which can survive temperatures as low as minus 57 degrees centigrade, evolved from two different lines.(16) Total shareholder return is minus 34 per cent over the past five years.
(1) minus sign :: arwydd minws
1. negative ::
2. subtraction ::
Different Formsminus, minuses
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Zero, MINUS one, 0.6.
Breaking Bad Season 4, Episode 4
...MINUS 21 men
before the loss of virginity...
The Big Bang Theory Season 4, Episode 1
The answer is MINUS eight pi alpha.
The Big Bang Theory Season 1, Episode 13
MINUS my fee,
which is 17 percent,
Breaking Bad Season 2, Episode 9
Do you know how to integrate X squared
times E to the MINUS X without looking it up?
The Big Bang Theory Season 8, Episode 2
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