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What does "saving" mean here?

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Rebecca

"Savings" as a noun here refers to a collection of money that someone has set aside to save for the future. Someone's "life savings" is the total amount of money that they've been saving during their entire lifetime. Ex: The boy puts his savings in a piggy bank. Ex: I deposit most of the money I earn in my savings account.

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