succursal

succursal

[suh-kur-suhl]
adjective
subsidiary, especially noting a religious establishment that is dependent upon a principal one.

Origin:
1835–45; < French succursale < Latin succurs(us) (see succor) + -ale -al1

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succursal (sʌˈkɜːsəl)
 
adj
1.  (esp of a religious establishment) subsidiary
 
n
2.  a subsidiary establishment
 
[C19: from French, from Medieval Latin succursus, from Latin succurrere to succour]

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