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Total: 14 result(s)
vu'u
cmavo n-ary mathematical operator: minus; subtraction operator; [(((a - b) - c) - ...)]. See also su'i, sumji
de'i li vu'u re brife
Two days ago the wind blew.
mi pu zvati lo nu penmi de'i li vu'u pa
I attended the meeting yesterday.
mi sidju lo mi patfu de'i li vu'u pa
I helped my father yesterday.
li ma'u re du li bi vu'u xa
"+2 = 8 - 6."
li ni'u ci du li re vu'u mu
'-3 = 2 - 5'.
li pa pa vu'u bi du li ci
11 - 8 = 3.
su'i
cmavo n-ary mathematical operator: plus; addition operator; [(((a + b) + c) + ...)]. See also vu'u, sumji
pau'oi
experimental cmavo unary mathematical operator: predecessor/diminish/decrement (by one), \operatorname{pred}(a) = a-- = a-1 See also: bai'ei (inverse), vu'u pa.
co'a morsi bu'u la devoncir de'i li vu'u pi'e pi'e ci
He died three months ago in Devonshire.
cu'alvu'u
fu'ivla x1 is the absolute difference of numbers x2 and x3 ; x1 = |x2 - x3| See cu'alni, vujnu, cu'a, vu'u
selsumji
lujvo x1 is the difference x2 minus x3; x1 is the amount that remains in substracting x3 from x2. See also vu'u
vujnu
experimental gismu x1 is the subtraction-difference of x2 and x3 (and x4 etc.); x1 = x2 - x3 [ - x4 etc.] Near-synonymous to selsumji, but better conveys the concept of "subtraction", as opposed to merely "addend", as well as being more convenient for lujvo. See vu'u, sumji, pilji, dilcu, frinu. Proposed rafsi: -vuj-, -vu'u-
li fy pe li xy cu fancu li ma'u li ma'u no me'o vei xy su'i pa ve'o pi'i vei xy vu'u pa ve'o
f(x) = (x + 1) (x − 1), where x > 1, f(x) > 0.