payroll deduction

noun

Definition of payroll deduction

: money earned but not included in a paycheck because it is used to pay the employee's taxes, insurance costs, etc.

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“Payroll deduction.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/payroll%20deduction. Accessed 17 May. 2021.

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