adverb see subjacent

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • subjacently — adv. underneath; lower than …   English contemporary dictionary

  • subjacently — sub·ja·cent·ly …   English syllables

  • subjacently — adverb see subjacent …   Useful english dictionary

  • subjacent — adjective Etymology: Latin subjacent , subjacens, present participle of subjacēre to lie under, from sub + jacēre to lie more at adjacent Date: 1592 lying under or below; also lower than though not directly below < hills and subjacent valleys > • …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • subjacent — subjacency, n. subjacently, adv. /sub jay seuhnt/, adj. 1. situated or occurring underneath or below; underlying. 2. forming a basis. 3. lower than but not directly under something. [1590 1600; < L subjacent (s. of subjacens), prp. of subjacere… …   Universalium

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