Subtract vs Subtracter - What's the difference?

subtract | subtracter |


As a verb subtract

is to remove or reduce; especially to reduce a quantity or number.

As a noun subtracter is

one who, or that which, subtracts.

subtract

Verb

(en verb)
  • To remove or reduce; especially to reduce a quantity or number
  • If you subtract the $100 for gas and bridge toll, it was a fairly inexpensive trip.

    Synonyms

    *

    Derived terms

    * subtraction

    subtracter

    English

    Alternative forms

    * subtractor

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • One who, or that which, subtracts.