subordinal

adjective

sub·​ordinal
¦səb+
: of, relating to, or constituting a suborder

Word History

Etymology

New Latin subordin-, subordo suborder, from Latin sub- + ordo order

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“Subordinal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/subordinal. Accessed 27 Nov. 2022.

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