Name

- (minus)

Examples
c = 50 - 5  # Sets 'c' to 45
d = c - 5  # Sets 'd' to 40
e = d - 60  # Sets 'e' to -20
a = 5  # Sets 'a' to 5
b = -a  # Sets 'b' to -5
c = -(5 + 3)  # Sets 'c' to -8
Description Subtracts one value from another and may also be used to negate a value. As a subtraction operator, the value of the second parameter is subtracted from the first. For example, 5 - 3 yields the number 2. As a negation operator, it is equivalent to multiplying a number by -1. For example, -5 is the same as 5 * -1.
Syntax
-value1
value1 - value2
Parameters
value1int or float
value2int or float
Related -= (subtract assign)
+ (addition)
Updated on Tue Jul 11 06:52:24 2017.
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