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undertenant

[ uhn-der-ten-uhnt ]
/ ˈʌn dərˌtɛn ənt /
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noun
a subtenant.
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Origin of undertenant

First recorded in 1540–50; under- + tenant

OTHER WORDS FROM undertenant

un·der·ten·an·cy, noun
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