[suhb-sek-ri-tair-ee-it, suhb-sek-] /sʌbˌsɛk rɪˈtɛər i ɪt, ˌsʌb sɛk-/ noun 1. an administrative department that assists and is subordinate to a secretariat.
noun 1. a body of persons adhering to a particular religious faith; a religious denomination. 2. a group regarded as heretical or as deviating from a generally accepted religious tradition. 3. (in the sociology of religion) a Christian denomination characterized by insistence on strict qualifications for membership, as distinguished from the more inclusive groups called […]
noun 1. a part or division of a section. verb (used with object) 2. to divide or partition into subsections. noun 1. a section of a section; subdivision
noun 1. Geometry. a plane figure bounded by two radii and the included arc of a circle. 2. a mathematical instrument consisting of two flat rulers hinged together at one end and bearing various scales. 3. Machinery. a device used in connection with an index plate, consisting of two arms rotating about the center of […]