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used in Not Without My Daughter

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less important or subservient; or to rank as such
  • Only vaguely did I wonder how I could so subordinate myself to my husband.
  • Hating myself for returning to the role of the subordinate wife, I nevertheless played nursemaid to Mammal, fixing him the five bland meals prescribed for him daily.

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