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subtenant

[suhb-ten-uh nt] /sʌbˈtɛn ənt/
noun
1.
a person who rents land, a house, or the like, from a tenant.
Origin of subtenant
1400-1450
1400-50; late Middle English. See sub-, tenant
Related forms
subtenancy, noun
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subtenant

/sʌbˈtɛnənt/
noun
1.
a person who rents or leases property from a tenant
Derived Forms
subtenancy, noun
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