ADJECTIVE | all | minus | on the negative side or lower end of a scale |
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all | minus, negative | involving disadvantage or harm | |

NOUN | act | minus, subtraction | an arithmetic operation in which the difference between two numbers is calculated |

Sounds | may'nahs | |
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Rhymes | abacus ... zealous: 1164 rhymes with ahs... |

Meaning | On the negative side or lower end of a scale. | |
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Examples | - "
*minus*5 degrees" - "a grade of B
*minus*"
| |

Narrower | negative | less than zero |

Opposite | plus | On the positive side or higher end of a scale |

Spanish | negativo |

Meaning | Involving disadvantage or harm. | |
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Example | "minus (or negative) factors" | |

Synonym | negative | |

Broader | disadvantageous, unfavorable, unfavourable | constituting a disadvantage |

Meaning | An arithmetic operation in which the difference between two numbers is calculated. | |
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Example | "four minus three equals one" | |

Synonym | subtraction | |

Broader | arithmetic operation | A mathematical operation involving numbers |

Spanish | menos, resta, sustracción | |

Catalan | resta, sustracció |

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