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English definition of “junior”

junior

adjective (LOW RANK)    /ˈdʒuː.ni.ər/ US  /-njɚ/
B2 low or lower in rank: I object to being told what to do by someone junior to me. a junior doctor/partner → Compare senior adjectivePosition and status in groups and organizationsOf little or less importance
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