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sub

noun [C]
 
 
/sʌb/ informal
→  subscription : You can save up to £20 if you pay your subs by direct debit.
→  substitute noun : There is a great need both for permanent teachers and subs.
payment that your employer gives you earlier than usual because you need money: I ran out of money on Thursday and had to ask my boss for a sub.
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