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social security

 
pronunciation:
so shl sih kyuh rih ti
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part of speech: noun
definition: a government program in the United States which gives money to people who do not work anymore and people who cannot work. Social Security is paid through FICA.
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  • Social Security number:
    a number given by the Social Security Administration to identify people who can work in the United States.