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adjective subordinate pronunciation in American English /səˈbɔrdɪnət/
  1. 1
    having less power or authority than someone else
    He handed the case down to one of his subordinate officers.
    subordinate to: All members of the committee are subordinate to the chairman.
  2. 2
    less important than something else
    One or two subordinate questions arose during our discussions.
    subordinate to: In this business everything is subordinate to making a profit.

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subordination

 subordinate pronunciation in American English /səˌbɔrd(ə)nˈeɪʃ(ə)n/ noun [uncountable]

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