tool subject

noun

: a subject studied to gain competence in a skill used in other subjects

Word History

First Known Use

1925, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of tool subject was in 1925

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“Tool subject.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tool%20subject. Accessed 8 Feb. 2023.

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