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subtraction

noun abstraction, ademption, decrease, decrement, deduction, diminution, exception, lessening, reduction, removal, shortening, shrinkage, subduction, withdrawal
See also: curtailment, decrease, decrement, deduction, diminution, discount, exception, exclusion, removal

SUBTRACTION. The act of withholding or detaining anything unlawfully.

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This effect was found for additions and subtractions, but not for multiplications; the finding was interpreted as evidence that a procedure was pre-activated by the "+" and "-" signs but not by the "x" sign.
Usually computer arithmetic unit include four major basic operations such as addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.
The computer's program randomly selected intervals between 6 and 120 s for point subtractions to occur, and the total number of points that could be subtracted could typically not exceed 25 within any given session.
The overriding sensation is of the culling of unnecessary addition, of the negation of gravity, and of subtraction.
When corrected subtraction images were blindly compared directly to uncorrected subtraction images, artifact was seen to be reduced by registration in 37/40 patients.
Automated features include adaptive image registration (2D/3D), multiplanar reformatting, subtractions, angiogenesis maps, curves, maximum intensity projections (MIPs), volume summaries, morphology characterization, portfolio for reporting, SureLoc for interventional guidance and multimodality capability.
Enhances visualization of time-intensity changes in T1-weighted images and subtractions
Automated features include adaptive image registration (2D/3D), multiplanar reformatting, subtractions, angiogenesis maps, curves, maximum intensity projections (MIPs), volume summaries, portfolio for reporting, SureLoc(TM) for interventional guidance and multimodality capability.
CADstream's core automated features include image registration, multiplanar reformatting, subtractions, angiogenesis maps, curves, maximum intensity projections (MIPs), volume summaries and SureLoc(TM) for real-time interventional guidance.
CADstream's core automated features include adaptive image registration (2D/3D), multiplanar reformatting, subtractions, angiogenesis maps, interactive real-time contrast curves, maximum intensity projections (MIPs) and volume summaries.
CADstream's automated features include image registration, subtractions, angiogenesis maps, interactive real-time contrast curves, multiplanar reformatting, maximum intensity projections (MIPs) and volume summaries.
The library contains fast additions and subtractions.