subtenant definition by Webster's New World
a person who rents from a tenant; tenant of a tenant
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- subtenancy noun
subtenant definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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One that rents property, such as land or a house, from a tenant.
- sub·tenˈan·cy noun
subtenant - Business Definition
A person who rents property from a lessee: The brokerage firm that leases the entire second floor of the office building subleases unneeded space to a subtenant.