SUBORDINATE

It is person who is under the authority or control of another person. In the animals, it is an animal who will not be likely to get the resources when fighting with other animals.

SUBORDINATE: " A subordinate animal understands well what is allocated to it, to reduce cases of fighting and direct aggression within dominant animals. "
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SUBORDINATE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/subordinate/ (accessed October 18, 2019).
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