Most of the $125 billion being spent in and for Afghanistan could better be deducted from those bills.
He said he worked about 25 hours a week earning $7.25 an hour and Mr. Cheung, his boss, deducted weekly rent of $75 from his pay.
She left an estate of £12,966,022 after inheritance tax of £8,502,330 was deducted.
Liberian taxes will be initially be deducted, but “MAY be comp'd” considering the “high priority International situation.”
The tire cost is deducted in figuring the interest charges because this item is covered under running expenses.
The time spent in rehearsing for orchestras is not deducted from the pay.
We have ascertained the exact value of the treasure, and have deducted for our expense and trouble.
What is the conclusion to be deducted from your own statements?
But this does not forfeit his wages, though any loss or damage to the owner may be deducted.
Nothing else can be deducted from their argumentation, and this is what we maintain ourselves.
early 15c., from Latin deductus, past participle of deducere "lead down, bring away;" see deduce, with which it formerly was interchangeable. Technically, deduct refers to taking away portions or amounts; subtract to taking away numbers. Related: Deducted; deducting.