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Main Entry: 1subĚject
Pronunciation: primarystresssschwab-jikt
Function: noun
1 a : a person under the authority or control of another b : a person who owes loyalty to a monarch or state
2 a : a department of knowledge or learning b : an individual (as a person or a mouse) that is studied or experimented on c : the person or thing discussed : TOPIC <the subject of an essay>
3 : a noun or term functioning as a noun about which something is stated in the predicate of a sentence <"child" in "the child threw the ball" is the subject>

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