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negative sign

n
(Mathematics) the symbol (–) used to indicate a negative quantity or a subtraction; minus sign
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negative sign

n (Math) → Minuszeichen nt, → negatives Vorzeichen
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The vicomte was summoned to surrender by the Arabs, but he made them a negative sign with his head, and continued to march towards the palisades.
At this word APOLOGIES, a cloud passed over the brow of Athos, a haughty smile curled the lip of Porthos, and a negative sign was the reply of Aramis.
She replied by a negative sign of the head, and her pensive glance fixed itself upon the vault of the ceiling.
The young man's finger, glided over the words, but at each one Noirtier answered by a negative sign.
Each of us earnestly and passionately keeps walking in spite of all the destructive and negative signs of the times such as global warming, nuclear threats, sexual abuse, unexpected violence and natural disasters happening here and there in the world.
Unfortunately at a time when Pakistan is facing immense threats on the external front, the country's political dynamics are showing some very negative signs,' he added.
He added that it was unfortunate that the "country's political dynamics are showing some very negative signs at a time when Pakistan is facing immense threats on the external front".
I wonder with what negative signs do the gentility of Dan and the generosity of Kristian share?
The first hour of the trading session was ruled by the bulls where 248 companies' shares landed in the green territory and only 33 shares showed negative signs.
THE BODY LANGUAGE BIBLE Read positive and negative signs in your own body language, or uncover someone else's, with this checklist Signs of negative states
The results show that the error correction terms of the equations of savings and income inequality as dependent variable carry negative signs which are also statistically significant.
Despite the Italian economy recording positive GDP growth in 2015, after three years of negative signs, this was not enough to make value sales of personal accessories record a healthy positive growth rate in that year.