deduct
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deduct(
dih
-
duhkt
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. deducir
How much do we have left after deducting tax?¿Cuánto nos queda después de deducir los impuestos?
b. descontar
I was shocked to find how much was deducted from my pay to cover the food.Me chocó el saber cuánto se me decontaba de la paga para pagar la comida.
c. restar
We need to deduct our expenses from the total.Tenemos que restar nuestros gastos del total.
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deduct
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
to deduct something from somethingdescontar or deducir algo de algo
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deduct [dɪˈdʌkt]
transitive verb
restar; descontar;from de; [+tax] deducir;from de;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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