a member of the clerical order next below that of deacon.
noun (mainly RC Church)
a cleric who assists at High Mass
(formerly) a person ordained to the lowest of the major orders
[suhb-dee-kuh-nit, -neyt] /sʌbˈdi kə nɪt, -ˌneɪt/ noun 1. subdiaconate.
noun, Informal. 1. a subdebutante. 2. any girl in her teens. subdeb subdebutante
[suhb-deb-yoo-tahnt, -yuh-] /sʌbˈdɛb yʊˌtɑnt, -yə-/ noun 1. a young woman who has not yet made her debut into society.
noun 1. a group or body of delegates: Our club sent a delegation to the rally. 2. the body of delegates chosen to represent a political unit, as a state, in an assembly: the New Jersey delegation in Congress. 3. the act of delegating. 4. the state of being delegated. noun 1. a person or […]