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subtracting

verb
present participle of subtract

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to take away (an amount or number) from a total
  • if you subtract 10 from 23, you get 13
  • you can subtract the time you spent daydreaming from your total homework time

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“Subtracting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/subtracting. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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