Subsizar Sub*si"zar, n. An under sizar; a student of lower rank than a sizar. [Cambridge Univ. Eng.] [1913 Webster]

Bid my subsizar carry my hackney to the buttery and give him his bever. --J. Fletcher. [1913 Webster]

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