1chiefly Law A subsidiary section of a clause in a bill, contract, or treaty.
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- Rather than supporting businesses that seek to reclaim brownfield land, however, many cities have in place archaic laws full of clauses and subclauses that add further time and cost to a project.
- The standard's description of option analysis lists the priority of risk control measures in Clause 6.2, subclauses a, b, and c.
- In this bill, if we excluded subclauses and of clause 4, the rest could stand alone.