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Pronunciation : Sub*miss"
Part of Speech : a.
Etymology : [L. submissus, p.p. of submittere to let down, to lower. See Submit.]
Definition : 1. Submissive; humble; obsequious. [Archaic] "Soft Silence and submiss Obedience." Spenser. "Stooping and submiss." R. L. Stevenson.

2. Gentle; soft; calm; as, submiss voices. [R.]
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913


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