|a.||1.||(Math.) Less; requiring to be subtracted; negative; |
|n.||1.||A factor counted as a disadvantage; a loss or potential loss in a situation or plan; |
|Noun||1.||minus - an arithmetic operation in which the difference between two numbers is calculated; "the subtraction of three from four leaves one"; "four minus three equals one"|
|Adj.||1.||minus - on the negative side or lower end of a scale; "minus 5 degrees"; "a grade of B minus"|
plus - on the positive side or higher end of a scale; "a plus value"; "temperature of plus 5 degrees"; "a grade of C plus"
|2.||minus - involving disadvantage or harm; "minus (or negative) factors"|
|minus - -|
Common: dash; ITU-T: hyphen; ITU-T: minus. Rare: INTERCAL: worm; option; dak; bithorpe.