serving to assist or supplement; auxiliary; supplementary.
subordinate or secondary:
of or relating to a subsidiary.
noun, plural subsidiaries.
a subsidiary thing or person.
Music. a subordinate theme or subject.
serving to aid or supplement; auxiliary
of lesser importance; subordinate in function
noun (pl) -aries
a person who or thing that is subsidiary
short for subsidiary company
- Subsidiary atrial pacemaker
subsidiary atrial pacemaker sub·sid·i·ar·y atrial pacemaker (səb-sĭd’ē-ěr’ē) n. A secondary source for rhythmic control of the heart, available for controlling cardiac activity if the sinoatrial pacemaker fails.
noun 1. a condition of reduced potency, as of a medication. 2. a reduced capacity to transmit genetic characteristics.
- Sub-post office
noun 1. (in Britain) a post office run by a sub-postmaster or sub-postmistress as a self-employed agent for the Post Office
noun 1. the total number of persons inhabiting a country, city, or any district or area. 2. the body of inhabitants of a place: The population of the city opposes the addition of fluorides to the drinking water. 3. the number or body of inhabitants in a place belonging to a specific social, cultural, socioeconomic, […]
adjective 1. of or relating to the Pontine Marshes. adjective 1. of or relating to bridges 2. of or relating to the pons Varolii