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lesser

adjective ancillary, baser, diminished, humbler, inferior, junior, less considerable, lower, mediocre, minor, more modest, secondary, second-rate, shorter, simpler, slighter, smaller, subaltern, subordinate, subservient, under, unimportant
Associated concepts: lesser charge, lesser included offense
See also: ancillary, inferior, mediocre, minimal, minor, secondary, subaltern, subordinate, subservient, subsidiary
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'Dorian could be near hurricane strength when it approaches the central Lesser Antilles on Tuesday,' the NHC warned.
According to Nepomuceno, this is lesser painful for women for soft compression.
Lesser confirmed that Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Kuwait and Qatar made up the bulk of BCG's business in the Middle East.
Faridabad: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday hinted that there is scope for lesser slabs under the Goods and Services Tax (GST) once there is revenue buoyancy.
Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh) [India], September 10 ( ANI ): Hailing the 'Startup India' initiative Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Sunday said that under the campaign it was made compulsory for the banks to lend money to women and people of Scheduled Tribe at lesser interest.
(10) McCahren's story is an example of how one defendant argued against the use of the lesser included offense doctrine--an argument contrary to the doctrine's normal application by defendants.
He promised that he would come to Oyo State immediately he returns from his lesser Hajj to meet Governor Makinde to resolve the dispute.
We determined hematologic parameters of 5 healthy and 9 sick free-ranging lesser flamingos (Phoeniconaias minor) from Lake Nakuru, Kenya.
Meanwhile, calamansi production inched up one percent to 14,950 MT due to bigger sizes of fruits developed because of lesser incidence of fruit flies in the Calabarzon.
Lesser: We source our talent as local as we can, from freelance and contract services to employees and partners.
This lesser known candidate got only 4,854 votes out of 319,000, but his presence forced a runoff between Thad Cochran and Chris McDaniel, to McDaniel's dismay
Lesser, of Lake Bluff, raised $46,499 in the same period.