Subtracter
Subtracter Sub*tract"er, n. 1. One who subtracts. [1913 Webster]

2. The subtrahend. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]


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  • subtract — subtracter, n. /seuhb trakt /, v.t. 1. to withdraw or take away, as a part from a whole. 2. Math. to take (one number or quantity) from another; deduct. v.i. 3. to take away something or a part, as from a whole. [1530 40; < L subtractus (ptp. of… …   Universalium

  • Adder (electronics) — In electronics, an adder or summer is a digital circuit that performs addition of numbers.In modern computers adders reside in the arithmetic logic unit (ALU) where other operations are performed.Although adders can be constructed for many… …   Wikipedia

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