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English definition of “subject”

subject

adjective     /ˈsʌbdʒɪkt/
subject to sth often affected by something, especially something unpleasant: Departure times are subject to alteration.Affecting and influencing only able to happen if something else happens: The pay rise is subject to approval by management.Being based on or depending on something
(Definition of subject adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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