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English definition of “deductible”

deductible

adjective     /dɪˈdʌk.tɪ.bl̩/ US  /-t̬ə-/
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).Taxation
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