# Associations to the word «Deduction»

## Noun

- Taxpayer
- Payroll
- Induction
- Inference
- Exemption
- Irs
- Tax
- Axiom
- Calculus
- Abduction
- Reasoning
- Racer
- Dividend
- Hilbert
- Mortgage
- Allowance
- Intuition
- Expense
- Income
- Logic
- Sherlock
- Premium
- Incentive
- Relegation
- Luton
- Kant
- Taxation
- Premise
- Lambda
- Expenditure
- Fallacy
- Theorem
- Employer
- Bracket
- Salary
- Wage
- Proof
- Dependent
- Proposition
- Depletion
- Semantics
- Saving
- Revenue
- Tuition
- Payment
- Subsidy
- Donor
- Descartes
- Liability
- Holmes
- Irregularity
- Filing
- Derivation
- Modus
- Observation
- Donation
- Computation
- Verification
- Conclusion
- Hypothesis
- Spouse
- Predicate
- Supposition
- Middlesbrough
- Aristotle
- Insurance
- Medicare
- Analogy
- Exclusion
- Offset

## Adjective

## Adverb

## Wiktionary

DEDUCTION, noun. That which is deducted; that which is subtracted or removed

DEDUCTION, noun. A sum that can be removed from tax calculations; something that is written off

DEDUCTION, noun. (logic) A process of reasoning that moves from the general to the specific, in which a conclusion follows necessarily from the premises presented, so that the conclusion cannot be false if the premises are true.

DEDUCTION, noun. A conclusion; that which is deduced, concluded or figured out

DEDUCTION, noun. The ability or skill to deduce or figure out; the power of reason

DEDUCTION THEOREM, noun. (logic) A procedure for "discharging" assumptions from an inference, causing them to become antecedents of the conclusion; or vice versa. Symbolically, the conversion of an inference of the form \( P, A \vdash C\) to an inference of the form \( P \vdash A \rightarrow C \) or vice versa, where \(\vdash\) is the turnstile symbol. The validity of the procedure is a metatheorem of the given logical theory.

## Dictionary definition

DEDUCTION, noun. A reduction in the gross amount on which a tax is calculated; reduces taxes by the percentage fixed for the taxpayer's income bracket.

DEDUCTION, noun. An amount or percentage deducted.

DEDUCTION, noun. Something that is inferred (deduced or entailed or implied); "his resignation had political implications".

DEDUCTION, noun. Reasoning from the general to the particular (or from cause to effect).

DEDUCTION, noun. The act of subtracting (removing a part from the whole); "he complained about the subtraction of money from their paychecks".

DEDUCTION, noun. The act of reducing the selling price of merchandise.

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