Social Security Number Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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Social Security Numbernoun [C]

uk   us   (abbreviation SSN) US
GOVERNMENT, FINANCE a ​number given by the ​government to each ​person, that they need to get a ​job, ​paytax, or ​claim benefits (= ​money from the ​government): Next ​taxseason, Gustav will have his own ​socialsecuritynumber and will ​startapplying for ​permanentresidence.
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