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  • 1 Subject — may refer to: *An area of interest, also called a topic meaning , thing you are talking or discussing about . It can also be termed as the area of discussion . See Lists of topics and Lists of basic topics. **An area of knowledge; **The focus of… …

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  • 2 Subject — Sub*ject , n. [From L. subjectus, through an old form of F. sujet. See {Subject}, a.] 1. That which is placed under the authority, dominion, control, or influence of something else. [1913 Webster] 2. Specifically: One who is under the authority… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 Subject — Sub*ject , a. [OE. suget, OF. souzget, sougit (in which the first part is L. subtus below, fr. sub under), subgiet, subject, F. sujet, from L. subjectus lying under, subjected, p. p. of subjicere, subicere, to throw, lay, place, or bring under;… …

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  • 4 Subject — Sub*ject , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Subjected}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Subjecting}.] 1. To bring under control, power, or dominion; to make subject; to subordinate; to subdue. [1913 Webster] Firmness of mind that subjects every gratification of sense to… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 Subject-to — is a way of purchasing property when there is an existing lien (i.e., Mortgage, Deed of Trust). It is defined as: Acquiring ownership to a property from a seller without paying off the existing liens secured against the property. It is a way of… …

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  • 6 Subject — (v. lat.), 1) das Untergelegte, das zu Grunde liegende, worauf sich etwas Anderes bezieht, wovon es ausgesagt wird; daher 2) in der Logik u. Grammatik, im Gegensatze zum Prädicat, das, wovon ein Anderes gedacht u. ausgesagt wird; 3) im… …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 7 Subject — Subject, siehe Object …

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  • 8 Subject — Subject, lat. deutsch, die Unterlage (des Satzes), der Gegenstand, von dem etwas ausgesagt wird, im Gegensatze zum Object, die denkende Person; daher s. iv, S.ivität, die eigenthümliche Anschauungs und Darstellungsweise eines Menschen. – S.,… …

    Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • 9 subject — subjectable, adj. subjectability, n. subjectedly, adv. subjectedness, n. subjectless, adj. subjectlike, adj. n., adj. /sub jikt/; v. /seuhb jekt /, n. 1. that which forms a basic matter of thought, discussion, investigation, etc.: a subject of… …

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  • 10 subject — I. noun Etymology: Middle English suget, subget, from Anglo French, from Latin subjectus one under authority & subjectum subject of a proposition, from masculine & neuter respectively of subjectus, past participle of subicere to subject,… …

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  • 11 subject to — {adj. phr.} 1. Under the government or control of; in the power of. * /The English colonies in America were subject to the English king./ * /The principal and the teachers of a school are subject to the school board./ 2. Likely to get or have;… …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 12 subject to — {adj. phr.} 1. Under the government or control of; in the power of. * /The English colonies in America were subject to the English king./ * /The principal and the teachers of a school are subject to the school board./ 2. Likely to get or have;… …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 13 subject — 1. adjective a) likely to be affected by or experience something. Menu listings and prices are subject to change. b) conditional upon Hes subject to sneezing fits. 2. noun a) In a …

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  • 14 subject — См. soggetto …

    Пятиязычный словарь лингвистических терминов

  • 15 subject — A person or organism that is the object of research, treatment, experimentation, or dissection. [L. subjectus, lying beneath] * * * sub·ject səb jikt n 1) an individual whose reactions or responses are studied 2) a dead body for anatomical study… …

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  • 16 Subject-matter jurisdiction — is the authority of a court to hear cases of a particular type or cases relating to a specific subject matter. For instance, bankruptcy court has the authority to only hear bankruptcy cases.Subject matter jurisdiction must be distinguished from… …

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  • 17 Subject-Subject Consciousness — Subject SUBJECT consciousness, a concept proposed by Harry Hay believed by Hay to be queer people s unique perspective on the world. Hay saw heterosexual society existing in a subject object dynamic; where men, who had the culturally acceptable… …

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  • 18 subject matter jurisdiction — see jurisdiction Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. subject matter jurisdiction …

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  • 19 Subject of labor — is a concept in Marxist political economy that refers to everything to which man s labor is directed. (Institute of Economics of the Academy of Sciences of the U.S.S.R., 1957) The subject of labor may be materials provided directly by nature like …

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  • 20 Subject matter — may refer to:* patentable subject matter (or statutory subject matter), defining whether patent protection is available * subject matter jurisdiction, determining the kinds of claims or disputes over which a court has jurisdiction * Subject… …

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