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- v. To reduce by deducting a part, especially when used in a financial sense.
- v. To cut off, to deduct, to subtract (especially expenses or a sum of money).
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To lop off; to abate.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To defalcate; subtract; deduct.
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