subminister

noun
sub·​min·​is·​ter | \ ˈsəb-ˌmi-nə-stər How to pronounce subminister (audio) \
variants: or sub-minister
plural subministers or sub-ministers

Definition of subminister

: an assistant or subordinate minister Virtually every other country has a minister or subminister cabinet position for sport …— John MacAloon

First Known Use of subminister

1558, in the meaning defined above

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“Subminister.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/subminister. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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