Part of speech:
Lesser in seriousness or danger:
(--- Chiefly Brit.) Designating a company in which the liability of its shareholders is similarly restricted
(Biology) Less complex in organization or having traits similar to those of organisms that evolved earlier in the history of life on Earth.
(Bot.) Designating one of two strains of certain fungi and algae which only mate with the opposite (plus) strain
Lower in amount, degree, or position:
Low or lower in order, status, rank, etc.; subordinate
Relating to an organic molecule, such as an alcohol, in which the functional group is attached to a secondary carbon.
(Gram.) Having the function of a noun, adjective, or adverb within a sentence
Lacking an essential quality or element:
used to form the comparative of some adjectives and adverbs
Bounded by a line; limited or confined.
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