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deduction

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1 something that is or may be subtracted
  • Contestants get a deduction from their scores for every incorrect guess.
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2 the act or an instance of taking away from a total
  • the deduction of the amount awarded to the plaintiff in order to pay the legal fees
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3 an opinion arrived at through a process of reasoning
  • His impressive deduction of the correct answer from only a few hints.
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