subminimal

subminimal

(sʌbˈmɪnɪməl)
adj
less than the minimum required
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Pennsylvanias tipped wage has been unchanged for 21 years, while seven other states have eliminated the subminimal wage for tipped workers.
Suppression of polymorphonuclear leucocyte chemotactic factor production in Propionibacterium acnes by subminimal inhibitory concentrations of tetracycline, ampicillin, minocycline, and erythromycin.
The conditions he experienced at Winnfield were horrendous, from dangerous understaffing that left prisoners with no classes and few activities, to subminimal medical care, unbridled sexual harassment and pervasive violence.
MIC method for curcumin is the same as ciprofloxacin except that we did macrodilution for curcumin (instead of microdilution) because we need the subminimal Inhibitory concentration for extraction of RNA and the mass in microdilution is very low.
The defensive state is, so to say, "subminimal." It is not even ultraminimal in the Nozickean sense of forbidding individuals to use violence internally.
So will unstable, declining incomes and subminimal incomes for many.
Any finite poset P can be decomposed into levels as follows: take [L.sub.1] to be the set of minimal vertices of P, [L.sub.2] to be the set of subminimal vertices (that is, the set of minimal vertices of P\[L.sub.1]), and so on up to the set [L.sub.h] of [sub.sup.(h-1)]minimal vertices of P, where h is the height of P.
Generalizing this result, Trommer argues that all functional elements of Hungarian traditionally called "inflectional affixes" are syntactically independent functional heads integrated into the phonological word of a preceding lexical head because they are prosodically subminimal. Trommer also shows that inflectional affixes which appear to be bisyllabic must either be decomposed into different markers or must be underlyingly monosyllabic.
The jobs would pay a subminimal wage that would be supplemented by some system (he is vague) similar to an earned-income tax credit.
If a subminimal wage is to be paid, the school will work with the employer to obtain the appropriate certificate from DOL's Wage and Hour Division that has jurisdiction over the area in which the disabled student is to be employed.
Thus, there is a short answer to the question as to why women continue to endure the deplorable working conditions, the pressure for impossible output quotas, and the minimal pay (or subminimal, where "off the books" employment is accepted).