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a    the predominant theme or topic, as of a book, discussion, etc.  
b    (in combination)  
2    any branch of learning considered as a course of study  
3      (Grammar, logic)   a word, phrase, or formal expression about which something is predicated or stated in a sentence; for example, the cat in the sentence The cat catches mice  
4    a person or thing that undergoes experiment, analysis, treatment, etc.  
5    a person who lives under the rule of a monarch, government, etc.  
6    an object, figure, scene, etc., as selected by an artist or photographer for representation  
7      (Philosophy)  
a    that which thinks or feels as opposed to the object of thinking and feeling; the self or the mind  
b    a substance as opposed to its attributes  
8      (Also called)    theme     (Music)   a melodic or thematic phrase used as the principal motif of a fugue, the basis from which the musical material is derived in a sonata-form movement, or the recurrent figure in a rondo  
9      (Logic)  
a    the term of a categorial statement of which something is predicated  
b    the reference or denotation of the subject term of a statement. The subject of John is tall is not the name John, but John himself  
10    an originating motive  
11    change the subject   to select a new topic of conversation  
      adj   usually postpositive and foll by: to  
12    being under the power or sovereignty of a ruler, government, etc.  
subject peoples     
13    showing a tendency (towards)  
a child subject to indiscipline     
14    exposed or vulnerable  
subject to ribaldry     
15    conditional upon  
the results are subject to correction     
16    subject to   prep   under the condition that  
we accept, subject to her agreement     
      vb   tr  
17    foll by: to   to cause to undergo the application (of)  
they subjected him to torture     
18    often passive; foll by: to   to expose or render vulnerable or liable (to some experience)  
he was subjected to great danger     
19    foll by: to   to bring under the control or authority (of)  
to subject a soldier to discipline     
20    Now rare   to subdue or subjugate  
21    Rare   to present for consideration; submit  
22    Obsolete   to place below,   (Abbrev.)    subj  
     (C14: from Latin subjectus brought under, from subicere to place under, from sub- + jacere to throw)  
  subjectable      adj  
  subjectability      n  
  subjectless      adj  
  subject-like      adj  

short subject  
      n     (Chiefly U.S)   a short film, esp. one presented between screenings of a feature film  
subject catalogue  
      n     (Library science)   a catalogue with entries arranged by subject in a classified sequence  
subject matter  
      n   the substance or main theme of a book, discussion, debate, etc.  
      n     (Transformational grammar)   a rule that moves the subject of a complement clause into the clause in which it is embedded, as in the derivation of He is likely to be late from It is likely that he will be late  
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the part of philosophy that deals with knowledge
Bookish knowledge; knowledge obtained through hearsay, has no sound basis
not matter; have no value or effect; be useless
home is the best place to be no matter where it is
a person who has a lack of experience, skill or knowledge in a particular sphere or activity, especially computing or the use of the Internet
[Slang];[Pej.] Also written "n00b" (with zeros). The word came from "newb" or "newbie" which refers to someone who is just starting out in the use of the Net.
acronym of As Far As I Know, from the best of my knowledge, according to the information that I have
the method of using knowledge or information in order to understand something
Deduction in reading is a very important strategy because usually there are many words that you don't know, but can still be guessed with the prior knowledge you have.
the process of using the knowledge or information you have in order to understand something or form an opinion, or the opinion that you form ()
I have to make deductions about the meaning of words in poem then, I could understand more.
an ambitious woman who thinks her career really matters more than many things and is not willing to compromise on it
connaître son ignorance est la meilleure par de la connaissance
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