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Subject

Refers to a bid or offer that cannot be executed without confirmation from the customer. In other words, not firm, but a bid/offer that needs additional information/confirmation before becoming firm and is therefore still negotiable.

Subject

Describing a bid or offer for a security that is still negotiable. That is, a subject bid/offer is not firm and requires confirmation before a transaction involving it can be executed.
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Accordingly, any study involving the administration of a pesticide to a human subject must he designed to minimize harm while subjecting the participant to no unreasonable risk.
I avoid subjecting myself to any sort of obligation, but especially any that binds me by a debt of honor.
Department of Education with combing the existing research on teacher preparation and subjecting it to scientific standards used in other fields, scholars with the Center for the Study of Teaching and Policy at the University of Washington (Wilson, Floden, and Ferrini-Mundy 2001) eliminated all but 57 studies written in the past 20 years.