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minus sign
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noun
Arithmetic
.
the symbol (−) denoting subtraction or a negative quantity.
Origin:
1660–70
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minus sign
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n
the symbol , indicating subtraction or a negative quantity
Collins English Dictionary  Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
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