of, relating to, or ranked as a suborder.
noun (pl) -naries 1. any of several heraldic bearings of secondary importance to the ordinary, such as the lozenge, the orle, and the fret
adjective 1. placed in or belonging to a lower order or rank. 2. of less importance; secondary. 3. subject to or under the authority of a superior. 4. subservient or inferior. 5. subject; dependent. 6. Grammar. acting as a modifier, as when I finished, which is subordinate to They were glad in They were glad […]
noun, Grammar. 1. a clause that modifies the principal clause or some part of it or that serves a noun function in the principal clause, as when she arrived in the sentence I was there when she arrived or that she has arrived in the sentence I doubt that she has arrived. subordinate clause noun […]