Definition of subordination in English:
The action or state of subordinating or of being subordinate: the subordination of medicine to political expediency
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- Women in Venezuela have been conditioned for centuries to blame themselves and accept their subordination to men.
- As an educationist, her surmise is that literacy had failed to free women from their predicament of subordination.
- The power to wage war inherent in the authority of a government provides the necessary subordination of citizen to state.
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