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deduct

de·duct

deduct

 
 
pronunciation:
dih duhkt
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part of speech: verb
inflections: deducted, deducting, deducts
definition: to subtract one amount from another.
You can deduct certain expenses from your taxes.
synonyms:
subtract
antonyms:
add
similar words:
dock
Word Builder: deduct +
  • deductible:
    able to be deducted on a tax return.
  • deduction:
    something that is deducted on a tax return.
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