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Record For Natural Language Word "minus" In Language English Back to the main English page.

minus Meaning #2
"minus", in the sense of "brivla".
Entered by krtisfranks.
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delta

Used in 1 definitions.

  • x1 (amount/value (li/ni) or labelled entity) is the (mutual) difference between/change in (states/realizations of/output from) general and relevant idea/object or subject of interest or function/aspect/property/topic/dependent parameter/dependent variable x2 under or due to a change in (independent) parameter/variable/index/identification/ownership/property/aspect x3 (generic name) to (later) specific state/realization/value/person/entity/meaning x4 (type and dimensions match those of x3) from (earlier) specific state/realization/value/person/entity/meaning x5 (type and dimensions match that of x3), under circumstances/conditions/with(in) scope/with caveats x6.

    It acts as a gloss word.

Data Inconsistency

There appears to be both a default meaning for this word, and one or more specialized meanings. This makes little sense, and should be corrected.

"minus", in the default sense.
Entered by officialdata.
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vujnu

Used in 1 definitions.

  • x1 is the subtraction-difference of x2 and x3 (and x4 etc.); x1 = x2 - x3 [ - x4 etc.]

    It acts as a gloss word.

vu'u

Used in 1 definitions.

  • n-ary mathematical operator: minus; subtraction operator; [(((a - b) - c) - ...)].

    It acts as a gloss word.

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