|1.||[ verb ] (mathematics) make a subtraction|
|Related terms:||add calculate arithmetic subtraction|
|2.||[ verb ] retain and refrain from disbursing; of payments|
"My employer is withholding taxes"
|Related terms:||keep dock withholder|
|3.||[ verb ] (logic) reason by deduction; establish by deduction|
|Synonyms:||derive deduce infer|
|Related terms:||reason surmise extrapolate elicit carry_back logic inference deduction|