subordinal

[suhb-awr-dn-l]
adjective
of, pertaining to, or ranked as a suborder.

Origin:
1865–70; sub- + ordinal1

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suborder (ˈsʌbˌɔːdə)
 
n
biology a taxonomic group that is a subdivision of an order
 
sub'ordinal
 
adj

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The subordinal names within the order have also stimulated discussion and controversy.
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