Definition of Subsidiary. Meaning of Subsidiary. Synonyms of Subsidiary

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Definition of Subsidiary

Subsidiary
Subsidiary Sub*sid"i*a*ry, a. [L. subsidiarius: cf. F. subsidiaire. See Subsidy.] 1. Furnishing aid; assisting; auxiliary; helping; tributary; especially, aiding in an inferior position or capacity; as, a subsidiary stream. Chief ruler and principal head everywhere, not suffragant and subsidiary. --Florio. They constituted a useful subsidiary testimony of another state of existence. --Coleridge. 2. Of or pertaining to a subsidy; constituting a subsidy; being a part of, or of the nature of, a subsidy; as, subsidiary payments to an ally. George the Second relied on his subsidiary treaties. --Ld. Mahon.
Subsidiary
Subsidiary Sub*sid"i*a*ry, n.; pl. Subsidiaries. One who, or that which, contributes aid or additional supplies; an assistant; an auxiliary. --Hammond.

Meaning of Subsidiary from wikipedia

- A subsidiary, subsidiary company or daughter company is a company owned or controlled by another company, which is called the parent company or holding...
- A subsidiary alliance, in South Asian history, was a tributary alliance between an Indian state and a European East India Company. The system of subsidiary...
- A subsidiary title is an hereditary title held by a royal or noble person but which is not regularly used to identify that person, due to the concurrent...
- A subsidiary right (also called a subright or sub-lease) is the right to produce or publish a product in different formats based on the original material...
- An operating subsidiary is a subsidiary of a corporation through which the parent company (which may or may not be a holding company) indirectly conducts...
- subsidiaries, and its parent company has more than 50. Emirates has over six subsidiaries and ****ociates, which include: The company is a subsidiary of...
- Subsidiary protection is international protection for persons s****ing asylum who do not qualify as refugees. In European law, Directive 2004/83/EC defines...
- The Subsidiary Body for Implementation (SBI) is a subsidiary body of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Conference of the...
- Subsidiary Communications Authorization (SCA) in the United States, and Subsidiary Communications Multiplex Operation (SCMO) in Canada, is a subcarrier...
- railroad" is still used, but generally refers to railroads which are subsidiaries of larger parent railroads, or formerly existed and still have locomotives...