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subtrahend (n.)

1670s, from Latin subtrahendus (numerus) "(number) to be subtracted," from gerundive of subtrahere "take away, draw off" (see subtraction).

updated on December 21, 2013

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Definitions of subtrahend from WordNet

subtrahend (n.)
the number to be subtracted from the minuend;
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