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deficit

noun [C]  /ˈdef·ə·sət/ us  
the amount by which money spent is more than money received: The theater has been operating at a deficit of over $150,000 a year.
Translations of “deficit”
in Spanish déficit…
in French déficit…
in German das Defizit…
in Chinese (Traditional) 赤字, 逆差, 虧損…
in Russian дефицит…
in Turkish bütçe açığı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 赤字, 逆差, 亏损…
in Polish deficyt…
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