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months_sub

months_sub

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Syntax

DATETIME MONTHS_SUB(DATETIME date, INT months)

Subtracts a specified number of months from a datetime or date

The parameter date can be DATETIME or DATE, and the return type is consistent with that of the parameter date.

example

mysql> select months_sub("2020-02-02 02:02:02", 1);
+--------------------------------------+
| months_sub('2020-02-02 02:02:02', 1) |
+--------------------------------------+
| 2020-01-02 02:02:02 |
+--------------------------------------+

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