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subdiaconal

[ suhb-dahy-ak-uh-nl ]
/ ˌsʌb daɪˈæk ə nl /
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adjective

of or relating to a subdeacon.

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Origin of subdiaconal

First recorded in 1840–50; sub- + diaconal
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  • A subdiaconal application would receive attention; that was the suggestion between the lines.

    Somehow Good|William de Morgan
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