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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Secondary importance.

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  • The initial inquiry in subsidiarity is always, At what level can this problem be solved?
  • The initial inquiry in subsidiarity is always, “At what level can this problem be solved?”
  • The word subsidiarity is derived from the Latin word subsidiarius and has its origins in Catholic social teaching.
  • To achieve this, the principle of subsidiarity is a useful criterium and national parliaments have a function to fulfill in the application of that subsidiarity. for more
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