Definitions for subjection
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forced submission to control by others
conquest, conquering, subjection, subjugation(noun)
the act of conquering
The act of bringing something under the control of something else.
The state of being subjected.
the act of subjecting, or of bringing under the dominion of another; the act of subduing
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
Origin: [L. subjectio: cf. OF. subjection, F. subjtion. See Subject, a.]
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Depend not on another, rather lean Upon thyself; trust to thine own exertions: Subjection to another?s will gives pain; True happiness consists in self-reliance.
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