juniority


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juniority

(ˌdʒuːnɪˈɒrɪtɪ)
n
the state of being junior
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juniority

the condition of being junior, as in age, rank, or position.
See also: Age
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His successors, the leaders of the rebranded Islamic State of Iraq, maintained the group's affiliation with al-Qa 'ida, but only paid lip service to notion of juniority to al-Qa 'ida's high command.
Notwithstanding my "juniority," he always treated me with respect and took an interest in my ideas and my development as an academic.
On the other hand, coercive exclusion from authorship is even more unethical as it completely devours the credit of someone really deserving but as an underdog who is, most probably, also more needy for the launch of a new career but is not in a position to complain because of other juniority constraints.