There are 3 translations of minus in Spanish:

minus1

Pronunciation: /ˈmaɪnəs/

n (pl -nuses or , -nusses)

  • 1.1 (sign) signo (m) de menos, menos (m)
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    • Specifying a plus or minus before a number allows relative positioning.
    • A minus in front of a number indicates an outflow of funds.
    1.2 (disadvantage, deficiency) [colloquial/familiar] desventaja (f), contra (m)
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    • The two surveys have different pluses and minuses and, in my analysis of the labor market, I give weight to both.
    • As Els has pointed out, doing what he is currently doing has no minuses and many positives for all concerned.
    • The discrepancy stems, in part, from the different methodologies - both of which have their pluses and minuses, researchers say.

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Word of the day aglomeración
f
se produjo una aglomeración en torno a la estrella = a crowd gathered around the star …
Cultural fact of the day

La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.

There are 3 translations of minus in Spanish:

minus2

adj

  • 1.1 (disadvantageous) [colloquial/familiar] (before n) [factor] negativo, en contra on the minus side, it only has two bedrooms un factor negativo or en contra es que solo tiene dos dormitorios 1.2 (negative) (before n) [number/ion] negativo -3 (léase: minus three) -3 (read as: menos tres)
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    • This brings Limerick West fractionally above the minus five per cent limit.
    • Zero and minus one John Dillon Street, are the unusual addresses for the pair of semi-detached town houses, both a modest 1,200 sq ft.
    • So why can't we devise a mathematical system that allows two plus two to equal seventeen, ten to equal zero and the square root of two to equal minus three?
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    • What texts don't usually tell you is that charges both plus and minus attract uncharged things.
    • A quark has an electric charge of plus or minus one-third or plus or minus two-thirds; so when two are combined they add up to plus one, minus one, or zero.
    1.3 [Educ] A- (léase: A minus)calificación entre A y B, más alta que B+
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    • In fact, all the minus grades (A-, B-, C-) had relatively low graduation rates.
    • Emergency medical care in the USA rates a C-minus, with hospitals increasingly facing overcrowding, a lack of financial support and a growing number of uninsured patients.

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Word of the day aglomeración
f
se produjo una aglomeración en torno a la estrella = a crowd gathered around the star …
Cultural fact of the day

La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.

There are 3 translations of minus in Spanish:

minus3

prep

  • 1.1 menos 3 - 1 = 2 (léase: three minus one equals two) 3 - 1 = 2 (read as: tres menos uno es igual a dos) 1.2 (without, missing) [colloquial/familiar] sin he went home minus two teeth volvió a casa sin dos dientes or con dos dientes de menos

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Word of the day aglomeración
f
se produjo una aglomeración en torno a la estrella = a crowd gathered around the star …
Cultural fact of the day

La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.