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deductible

adjective uk   us   /dɪˈdʌk.tɪ.bl̩/
A deductible amount can be taken away from a total: Expenses like office phone bills are tax-deductible (= you do not have to pay tax on them).

deductible

noun [C usually plural] uk   us   /dɪˈdʌk.tɪ.bl̩/
UK an amount of money that is taken away from an employee's pay before they receive it US (UK excess) a part of the cost of an accident, injury, etc. that you agree to pay yourself when you buy insurance: Customers can lower insurance premiums by taking higher deductibles.
Translations of “deductible”
in Chinese (Traditional) 減,減去的, 扣除的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 减,减去的, 扣除的…
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