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deduct

verb

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to take away (an amount or number) from a total
  • after deducting taxes, what's left is your net pay for the week

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The first known use of deduct was in the 15th century

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“Deduct.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/deduct. Accessed 28 Sep. 2022.

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