a number from which another is subtracted.
- Compare subtrahend.
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British Dictionary definitions for minuend
the number from which another number, the subtrahend, is to be subtracted: Compare subtrahend
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Scientific definitions for minuend
A number from which another is subtracted. For example, in the numerical expression 100 - 23 = 77, the minuend is 100.
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