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  1. a subordinate section of a larger clause in a document, contract, etc

Example Sentences Including 'sub-clause'

I made a mental note to tighten up the clause in the Rules about paramilitaries, and to add a sub-clause relating to drowsiness.
David Cavanagh MUSIC FOR BOYS (2003)
In the absence of these, Jaitley argued, the said sub-clause in Section 6(2) "would be clearly violative of Article 21 of the Constitution".
India Today (1997)
The sad reality for tonight's torchbearers is that the first sub-clause of Catch-22 is, the little guy cannot win.
Times, Sunday Times (2005)


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