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Overview of verb subtract

The verb subtract has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (9) subtract, deduct, take off

(make a subtraction; "subtract this amount from my paycheck")

2. subtract

(take off or away; "this prefix was subtracted when the word was borrowed from French") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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