subtraction

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subtraction(
suhb
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trahk
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shihn
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (mathematics)
a. la resta
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
The second grade students are studying subtraction in math for the first time.Los estudiantes de segundo grado están estudiando la resta en matemática por primera vez.
b. la sustracción
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
It took Steve a long time to learn how to do subtraction with three digit figures.A Steve le tomó mucho tiempo aprender a hacer sustracciones con cifras de tres dígitos.
2. (lessening)
a. la sustracción
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
Recognizing the rights of minorities in no way implies the subtraction of rights from others.Reconocer los derechos de las minorías de ninguna manera implica la sustracción de los derechos de los demás.
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subtraction
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. la resta f, sustracción
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
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subtraction [səbˈtrækʃən]
noun
resta (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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