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subordinate clause

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Grammar
subordinate clausesuˌbordinate ˈclause noun [countable]  SLGa dependent clause
Examples from the Corpus
subordinate clauseHowever, when a subordinate clause follows a main clause this additional processing load does not occur.Frye wrote the words independent clause and subordinate clause on the board.
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