# Betekenis van: subtract

to subtract
Werkwoord
• (een getal, algebraïsche vorm) in mindering brengen op een andere
• make a subtraction
"subtract this amount from my paycheck"

### Hyponiemen

to subtract
Werkwoord
• afgaan
• take off or away
"this prefix was subtracted when the word was borrowed from French"

### Voorbeeldzinnen

1. Can you subtract six from ten?
2. Subtract three from eight and you get five.
3. Subtract two from ten and you have eight.
4. The children are learning to add and subtract.
5. To find degrees in centigrade, subtract 32 from the Fahrenheit temperature, then multiple by 5/9.
6. Subtract the correction.
7. Subtract total funds provided to BNFL
8. Subtract the optical density of the blank test solution from that of the sample solution (= corrected optical density).
9. Subtract a tenth of the volume of this solution used from the volume of the iron (II) solution added.
10. For an approximate calculation, multiply by 0,675 the lactose content established by a different method of analysis and subtract the result obtained from the content of reducing sugars.
11. Subtract a tenth of the volume of this solution used from the volume of the iron (II) solution added. Let the difference be n ml.
12. Subtract two times the standard error from the mean and calculate the exponential of this value (mean minus two standard errors) to give the geometric mean minus two geometric standard errors.
13. If the apparatus does not have temperature compensation, correct the measured conductivity using Table I. If the temperature is below 20 °C, add the correction; if the temperature is above 20 °C, subtract the correction.
14. If the apparatus does not have temperature compensation, correct the measured conductivity using Table I. If the temperature is below 20 °C, add the correction; if the temperature is above 20 °C, subtract the correction. Table I
15. Subject to approval by the competent authority, the operator may subtract from the calculated level of emissions of the installation any CO2 which is not emitted from the installation, but transferred out of the installation: