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inferior

(Lower in position), adjective accessory, deterior, governed by, in the power of, insignificant, junior, less powerful, lesser, lower, lower in authority, lower in rank, lower in the scale, lowly, menial, minor, of less immortance, puisne, reduced, secondary, subaltern, subject, subjugated to, subordinate, subservient, subsidiary, under, unimportant
Associated concepts: inferior courts

inferior

(Lower in quality), adjective adulterated, amateurish, awful, bad, badly made, base, below, below par, blemished, bush, bush-league, cheap, contemptible, crude, damaged, defective, deficient, displeasing, faulty, flimsy, imperfect, inadequate, incompetent, indifferent, inferior grade, inferior to, insignificant, insipid, junior, less than, less valuable, lesser, lousy, low, low-grade, lower, lower than, lowly, malformed, mediocre, menial, middling, minor, miserable, not as good as, not the quality of, not up to par, paltry, passable, pedestrian, petty, poor, rank, second-class, second-rate, servile, shabby, shoddy, slipshod, subordinate, subordinate to, subservient, subsidiary, substandard, trashy, unacceptable, undesirable, unsatisfactory
Associated concepts: in bankruptcy, inferior bargaining position, inferior position, inferior products, inferior quallty, inferior services
See also: deficient, faulty, ignoble, imperfect, inadequate, insignificant, mediocre, minor, null, pedestrian, poor, secondary, slight, subaltern, subordinate, subservient, trivial, unsatisfactory, unworthy

INFERIOR. One who in relation to another has less power and is below him; one who is bound to obey another. He who makes the law is the superior; he who is bound to obey it, the inferior. 1 Bouv. Inst. n. 8.

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Why may not it be said, with the strictest propriety, when a writ of error is brought from an inferior to a superior court of law in this State, that the latter has jurisdiction of the fact as well as the law?
This power has been absurdly represented as intended to abolish all the county courts in the several States, which are commonly called inferior courts.
During an inferior conjunction, the centre of three celestial objects (Sun, Earth and Mercury) will aligned on straight line as Mercury will be in-between Sun and Earth, and it will pass very close to the Sun more than the earth, said Dr Beshir Marzouk, astronomy expert at (QCH).
He said PIA is using inferior quality and substandard tea during flights.
The tumour was dubbed complex by the doctors as it had invaded her liver and adjacent structure, in addition to a large malignant thrombus extending into the Inferior Vena Cava.
Planet Mercury will be at inferior conjunction with the Sun today at 11.
The inferior phrenic artery arising from the coeliac trunk was observed more on left side, 12% (6/50) (figure-1).
Vena cava inferior agenezisi yetersiz venoz dreneja neden oldugu icin derin ven trombozu olusumu icin bir risk faktorudur.
Synopsis: For hundreds of years it was common sense: women were the inferior sex.
The conventional inferior alveolar nerve block is the most commonly used nerve block technique.
Objective: To compare right coronary artery and left circumflex related acute inferior wall MI in terms of clinical characteristics, severity markers, complications and mortality.
We investigated the subjective, long-term, patient-reported symptom control after endoscopic potassium titanyl phosphate (KTP) laser reduction of the inferior turbinates.