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subtract something from (something else)

to deduct or take away something from something else. Please subtract the cost of the meal from my fee. I demanded that they subtract the extra charge from my bill.
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Subtract the amount of cash expended to acquired any fixed assets, investments, and/or other noncurrent assets
Here is a puzzle for you to try: Take any three-digit number, reverse the order and subtract the largest number from the smallest.
Once you've counted the player's ``productive'' seasons, just subtract that number from his age on opening day and you have his Dorian Gray rating.
Have a classmate write down any number, then double it, add 9, subtract 3, divide by 2, and subtract the number she started with.
7 Subtract the actual hole position in Y from the hole's basic dimension in Y.
is a modular feedblock that lets processors add or subtract layers by two-layer increments.
In exchange, subtract a serving or two of sweets or refined bread, pasta, crackers, or cereal.
Because of their capital positions, many leading insurers may pursue transactions to subtract real estate from the balance sheet, especially mid-sized and Canadian-based firms," Yeskey noted.
As they turn the pages and work the games, they will exercise reading and writing skills, learn about new things, and enhance fine motor skills and experience intellectual stimulation as they color, link dot-to-dots, spot differences, count, observing, finding and linking pairs, add, subtract, and involve themselves in complex problem solving.
Every few years it seems health authorities subtract a few more pounds from what they advise is a healthy weight, and here they go again.
If you suffer from high blood pressure, subtract two years.
Department of Agriculture to let it subtract stearic acid from the saturated fats listed on food labels.
Whether that slippage takes place between the extrudate and the puller belts or the belts and the driving pulley, it will subtract length by not advancing the extrudate past the blade.
She could two after teaching using the family By two she recite The Owl Pussycat by Edward Add and subtract time she was Draw pictures by age two.
Don't subtract from the healthy benefits of running by increasing your risk for skin cancer.