# minus definition

• preposition:
• Mathematics Reduced by the subtraction of; less: Ten minus four is six.
• Informal Without: we visited work minus my ID.
• without.
• Mathematics Negative or regarding bad section of a scale: a minus price; minus five degrees.
• Ranking on entry level of a designated scale: a grade of A minus.
• Unwanted.
• From the negative element of a scale.
• Ranking just beneath a designated rating.
• Less; needing to be subtracted; unfavorable.
• regarding the unfavorable side or budget of a scale
• concerning downside or damage
• noun:
• Mathematics The minus indication (-).
• A deficiency or defect.
• A minus sign (−).
• A defect or deficiency.
• one factor counted as a disadvantage; a loss or possible reduction in a situation or program.
• an arithmetic operation in which the difference between two numbers is calculated
• conjunction:
• Difference of past quantity through the following number.
• others:
• Less(by a certain amount): followed by a noun as an apparent item (a preposition, by, to-be provided): as, the web amount is indeed much without the waste or tare; 25 minus 9 is 16.
• Less than absolutely nothing; from the inverse or negative side, by an account; lying in the way from the origin of dimension contrary to ordinary quantities: below zero, or underneath the most affordable point of positive or ascending reckoning: since, a minus amount or sum (that, is, a quantity or sum representing reduction or financial obligation); a minus amount in an equation (that's, one having the minus sign before it); the tempera ture ended up being minus twenty levels (written —20, and read “twenty levels below zero”)
• Marking or yielding under absolutely nothing or not as much as zero; negative in worth or result: as, the minus indication (see def. 1).
• Deprived or lacking; lacking; without, as anything essential: as, he escaped minus his cap and coating; a gun minus its lock.
• Lacking positive value; wanting.

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