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subdean

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

sub- +‎ dean

NounEdit

subdean (plural subdeans)

  1. An under dean; the deputy or substitute of a dean.
    • Ayliffe
      Whenever the dean and chapter confirm any act, that such confirmation may be valid, the dean must join in person, and not in the person of a deputy or subdean only.