Definition of subsidiarity in English:


Line breaks: sub|sidi|ar¦ity
Pronunciation: /səbˌsɪdɪˈarɪti/

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[mass noun]
(In politics) the principle that a central authority should have a subsidiary function, performing only those tasks which cannot be performed at a more local level: [as modifier]: the Maastricht Treaty reasserts the rights of member nation states through the subsidiarity principle

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