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Definitions of subordinate:

part of speech: noun

Subordinateness.

part of speech: verb

To place in order or rank below another; to consider of less value or importance; to make of less value.

part of speech: noun

One who is below another in rank, etc.

part of speech: adjective

Lower in order, rank, nature, power, etc.: descending in a regular series.

part of speech: noun

One who stands in rank or dignity below another; an inferior person.

part of speech: verb transitive

To place in a lower order: to consider of less value: to make subject.

part of speech: noun

One in a lower order or rank: an inferior.

part of speech: adverb

Subordinately.

part of speech: verb transitive

To place in a lower order; to make subject or obedient to.

part of speech: adjective

Inferior in nature, rank, or importance; descending in a regular series.

part of speech: adjective

Lower in rank, value, power, or importance; subject to another; in grammar, denoting the less important clause of a complex sentence, or the conjunction which introduces it.

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