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72 minus 5 equals 67.
The temperature fell to minus 15 degrees last night.
Subtract ten from seven and the answer is minus three.
If you subtract 12 from 10, the result will be a minus quantity.
Anthony returned to work minus his beard.
The Dempster family arrived back in England safely but minus their luggage.
One of the minus points was the risk of getting caught.
This is the British English definition of minus. View American English definition of minus.