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Decimal.Subtraction Operator

Subtracts two specified Decimal values.

Namespace:  System
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

static let inline (-)
        d1:decimal * 
        d2:decimal  : decimal

Parameters

d1
Type: System.Decimal

The minuend.

d2
Type: System.Decimal

The subtrahend.

Return Value

Type: System.Decimal
The result of subtracting d2 from d1.

ExceptionCondition
OverflowException

The return value is less than MinValue or greater than MaxValue.

The Subtraction method defines the operation of the subtraction operator for Decimal values. It enables code such as the following:

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

If the language you're using doesn't support custom operators, call the Subtract method instead.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

XNA Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.0

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1

Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1

Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8
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