Definition of subagency in English:

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Pronunciation: /sʌbˈeɪdʒ(ə)nsi/

noun (plural subagencies)

A subordinate commercial, political, or other agency.
Example sentences
  • However, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, the subagency formerly known as the Health Care Financing Administration, determined not to pay for certain uses of the gamma camera.
  • Its various subagencies, including TSA, U.S. Customs and Immigration Enforcement and the Bureau of Customs and Border Protection, will report directly to the front office.
  • The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of NOAA or any of its subagencies.



Pronunciation: /sʌbˈeɪdʒ(ə)nt/
Example sentences
  • Jaelani, who operates as an agent overseeing some 20 subagents, told The Jakarta Post on Tuesday that the operational structure of such businesses was made a long-way down, aimed at protecting the big croupier.
  • But from March next year, the newsagents will lose a gross $400,000 or more a year in extra commission they receive from distributing magazines to the petrol stations subagents.
  • Although banks and rich people bought most of the securities, Cooke's newspaper advertisements and his 2,500 subagents persuaded nearly a million northerners - a quarter of all families - to by them too.

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