subjection

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Anglo-Norman subjectioun, from Old French subjection (Modern French sujétion), from Latin subjectiō.

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Noun[edit]

subjection ‎(plural subjections)

  1. The act of bringing something under the control of something else.
  2. The state of being subjected.

Old French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin subjectiō.

Noun[edit]

subjection f ‎(oblique plural subjections, nominative singular subjection, nominative plural subjections)

  1. subjection; state of being subjected

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