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Definition: Subtraction of Integers

The subtraction of integers, written \(x-y\), is defined as the addition of the first integer \(x\) with the inverse of the second integer with respect to addition \((-y)\), formally

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[696] Kramer Jürg, von Pippich, Anna-Maria: “Von den natürlichen Zahlen zu den Quaternionen”, Springer-Spektrum, 2013