subordinate

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Adjective

Positive
subordinate

Comparative
more subordinate

Superlative
most subordinate

  1. If something is subordinate, it is less important than someone or something else. <> na baya, na ƙarƙashi, ƙaramin/ƙanana
    However, subordinate males that perform this song-and-dance routine risk being noticed and attacked by the dominant male. [1] <> Ko da yake wasu kananan zakarun sukan yi irin wannan waka da rawa tare da kasadar akwai yiwuwar manyan zakaru su kai musu hari. [2]
    Keeping our natural world healthy remains subordinate to the health of the economy.
    In society a dominant group often ignores the wishes of subordinate groups.

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Noun

Singular
subordinate

Plural
subordinates

  1. (countable) A subordinate is someone who is at a lower position in an organization. <> (ma'aikaci) na ƙarƙashi, ƙaramin/ƙanana
    A good manager will talk with her subordinates before making most decisions.

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Verb

Plain form (yanzu)
subordinate

3rd-person singular (ana cikin yi)
subordinates

Past tense (ya wuce)
subordinated

Past participle (ya wuce)
subordinated

Present participle (ana cikin yi)
subordinating

  1. (transitive) If you subordinate x to y, you give less importance to x and more to y.
    When he fell in love, everything else was subordinated to it.

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Google translation of subordinate

Ƙarƙashin.