subcabinet

adjective
sub·​cab·​i·​net | \ ˌsəb-ˈkab-nit How to pronounce subcabinet (audio) , -ˈka-bə-\

Definition of subcabinet

: of, relating to, or being a high administrative position in the U.S. government that ranks below the cabinet level

First Known Use of subcabinet

1954, in the meaning defined above

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