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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A subordinate commissioner.


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  • No one was injured in the attack at dawn Thursday by some 12 rebels wielding automatic weapons and rocket-launchers, police subcommissioner Miguel Tomas said.

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  • They were visited by the subcommissioner of the exposition and advised of the conveniences provided for the participants of the fair.

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  • In the former place the only white man was the subcommissioner, and in the latter there was one policeman, and a general store kept by a South African.

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