Translation of subtract in isiZulu

subtract

-susa

verbsubtracts, subtracting, subtracted

Mathematics

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    -susa
    ‘If you subtract 10 from 25, you get 15 (25 – 10 = 15)’ Uma ususa i-10 ema-25 uthola i-15 (25 – 10 = 15).
    ‘Twenty subtracted from 100 is 80 (100 – 20 = 80)’ Ama-20 uma esuswa e-100 kusala ama-80 (100 – 20 = 80).
    • take away a part, quantity or number from a greater one
    • thatha ingxenye, ubungako noma inombolo ususela kokukhulu