subordinating

adjective
sub·or·di·nat·ing | \sə-ˈbȯr-də-ˌnā-tiŋ \

Definition of subordinating 

: introducing and linking a subordinate clause to a main clause subordinating conjunction

First Known Use of subordinating

1849, in the meaning defined above

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subordinating conjunction

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