subordinate position

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The mistake--if a mistake it was--had however been committed; and, wrong or right, she was not disposed to occupy the subordinate position which Mrs.
He takes a subordinate position under Letheringham.
However, he is a good chief and a mighty warrior, and if Du-seen persuades him to his cause, the Galus may find themselves under a Kro-lu chieftain before long--Du-seen as well as the others, for Al-tan would never consent to occupy a subordinate position, and once he plants a victorious foot in Galu, he will not withdraw it without a struggle.
His comments revealed a profound sense of frustration at the mayor's subordinate position to that of the mohafez, or governor, who can veto and delay the municipality's initiatives.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- There are two definitions for violence against women in the United Nations Declaration on the Elimination of Violence Against Women: "Violence against women is a manifestation of historically unequal power relations between men and women," and "Violence against women is one of the crucial social mechanisms by which women are forced into a subordinate position compared with men.
Dnevnik reports that at the recently held session of the Holy Synod of the MPC-OA, from which the appeal was sent for granting Vraniskovski an early release, the Macedonian clerics also assumed the position that they would by no means accept a subordinate position of MPC-OA to the Serbian Orthodox Church (SPC) which would imply stating the name of the Serbian Patriarch Irinej at the top of the list of church dignitaries traditionally mentioned during liturgy.
By waiting, the visitor is made to acknowledge his subordinate position in the scheme of things and he is, thereby, chastened and loses his edge in the argument that may ensue.
At the same time, S&P lowered its issue-level rating on the company's senior unsecured notes to BB- from BBB- and assigned a 4 recovery rating, indicating an expectation for average recovery in the event of a payment default and the subordinate position of the unsecured bonds in the capital structure.
10 ( ANI ): Daniel Ricciardo has reportedly vowed not to be in a subordinate position to reigning world champion Sebastian Vettel in the upcoming Grand Prix opener at the Albert Park Formula One track in Melbourne and has said that Vettel is not 'invincible'.
They address ideas like war, economic change, territorial expansion, social protest movements, international involvement, slavery, indentured servitude, and the subordinate position of women.
Women continue to occupy a subordinate position in all sectors of civil rights, namely inheritance, divorce, marriage, etc.
That inference is reinforced by the fact that if Gottfredson were interested in a subordinate position, he'd stay in Irvine.