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Another word for lesser

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Adjective
  1. Below another in standing or importance

      1. Lower in space; placed lower down
      2. Low or lower in quality, value, or estimation:
      3. Low or lower in order, status, rank, etc.; subordinate
      1. Intended for or including youthful persons:
      2. Of more recent position or lower status
      3. Lower in rank or shorter in length of tenure:
      1. Having a pitch corresponding to a relatively small number of sound-wave cycles per second.
      2. Ranked near the beginning of an ascending series or scale:
      3. Relatively small. Used of a cost, price, or other value:
      1. (Biology) Less complex in organization or having traits similar to those of organisms that evolved earlier in the history of life on Earth.
      2. Denoting the larger and usually more representative house of a bicameral legislature.
      3. Physically situated below a similar or comparable thing:
      1. Based on the scale pattern of the minor mode
      2. (Music) Designating an imperfect interval smaller than the corresponding major interval by a semitone
      3. Characterized by minor intervals, scales, etc.
      1. (US) Of or pertaining to a minor league
      2. (Sports) Relating or belonging to a minor league.
      3. Of relatively minor importance
      1. Narrow-minded or ungenerous, especially in trifling matters:
      2. Relatively low in rank; subordinate
      3. Of small importance; trivial:
      1. Designating a form or a process that is historically relatively late; not original
      2. (Geol.) Formed as a result of the alteration, disintegration, or erosion of preexisting rocks or minerals
      3. Second or lower in rank or importance; not primary:
      1. Little in size, esp. when compared with others of the same kind; not large or big; limited in size
      2. Consisting of relatively few units; numerically low
      3. Being below average in quantity or extent:
      1. (Brit.) Holding an army commission below that of captain
      2. (Logic) Designating a proposition that is implied by another proposition but does not imply it
      3. Subordinate; of lower rank
      1. (Grammar, of a clause, not comparable) dependent on and either modifying or complementing the main clause
      2. Inferior to or placed below another in rank, power, importance, etc.; secondary
      3. Belonging to a lower or inferior class or rank; secondary.
      1. Less than is required or customary:
      2. Located or situated on a lower level or beneath something else:
      3. Lower in rank, power, or authority; subordinate.
      1. Insignificant or unimportant; minor:
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Another word for lesser