Translation of "deduction" - English-Spanish dictionary

deduction

noun uk /dɪˈdʌk.ʃən/

the process of reaching a decision or answer by thinking about the known facts, or the decision that is reached

deducción
Through a process of deduction, the detectives discovered the identity of the killer.
All we can do is make deductions from the available facts.

the calculation of taking an amount or a part of something away from a total or the amount that is taken away

deducción
The interest I receive on my savings account is paid after the deduction of tax.

US and Australian English (UK stoppage) an amount that is taken away from the money you are paid before you officially receive it

deducción
After deductions, his taxable income is $30,000.

(Translation of “deduction” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)