What is the opposite of adding?

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Verb
Opposite for present participle for simple arithmetical process of increase; accumulation
“To determine the difference, you must subtract the lower value from the higher value.”
Verb
Opposite for present participle for to join or unite (one thing to another)
“You can remove the cable from the device once it has been fully charged.”
Verb
Opposite for present participle for to augment or increase
“If you don't provide a cover letter, it will diminish your chances of landing a job.”
Verb
Opposite for present participle for to say as a further remark
“He would conceal a secret and take it to his grave.”
Verb
Opposite for to be adding to something that already exists
Removing our personal details from the packaging after opening it would be a wise move.”
Noun
Opposite for the action or process of adding something to something else
Noun
Opposite for the action of attaching something
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