The symbol −, indicating subtraction or a negative value.
- A plus sign indicates repeat additions and a minus sign indicates repeat deletions, virtually all of which occurred in the variable region.
- After coming up with the list, he analyzed opportunities by placing up to two plus signs or two minus signs next to each characteristic.
- The plus sign (+) denotes amplification and the minus sign (-) indicates no amplification.
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Syllabification: mi·nus sign
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