Definition of subtraction:
subduction, minus, computation, arithmetic, count, synthesis, deductive reasoning, assessment, tax deduction, discount, calculation, implication, tax write-off, entailment, costing, determination, deduction, price reduction, correction, addition, diminution.
Mrs. Clelling had to show me nearly two hours about borrowing in subtraction, but I don't have any more trouble with it now, and I had a longer list of adjectives on my language- paper than anybody else in the class.- "The Little Colonel at Boarding-School", Annie Fellows Johnston.
- "Routledge's Manual of Etiquette", George Routledge.
- "Familiar Letters of Chemistry", Justus Liebig.