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English definition of “subject”

subject

adjective (DEPEND)    /ˈsʌb.dʒekt/
subject to sth C2 only able to happen if something else happens: We plan to go on Wednesday, subject to your approval. Moving all the books should not take long, subject to there being (= if there are) enough helpers.Being based on or depending on something
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