Definitions for subjection

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. subjugation, subjection(noun)

    forced submission to control by others

  2. conquest, conquering, subjection, subjugation(noun)

    the act of conquering

Wiktionary

  1. subjection(Noun)

    The act of bringing something under the control of something else.

  2. subjection(Noun)

    The state of being subjected.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Subjection(adj)

    the act of subjecting, or of bringing under the dominion of another; the act of subduing

  2. Subjection(adj)

    the state of being subject, or under the power, control, and government of another; a state of obedience or submissiveness; as, the safety of life, liberty, and property depends on our subjection to the laws

  3. Origin: [L. subjectio: cf. OF. subjection, F. subjtion. See Subject, a.]


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