paycheck

[pey-chek]
noun
1.
a bank check given as salary or wages.
2.
salary or wages: One can stretch the paycheck only just so far.

Origin:
1900–05; pay1 + check

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Example sentences
If there is no vacation time left, it comes out of the their paycheck.
If you think that's a subsidy, then your entire paycheck is nothing more than a
  subsidy.
Your voluntary departure is probably not as much a function of the paycheck as
  you think.
That's your whole paycheck--if your whole paycheck even covers it.
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