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Deduction can refer to one of the following usages:
- Deductive reasoning, inference in which the conclusion is of no greater generality than the premises
- Natural deduction, an approach to proof theory that attempts to provide a formal model of logical reasoning as it "naturally" occurs
Relating to taxation:
- Itemized deductions
- Standard deduction
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