What is the opposite of dominance?

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Opposite of power and influence over others
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Opposite of control or dominance over someone or something
“This kind of freedom may coincide with the cruelest despotism and with the subjugation of the overwhelming majority of the people.”
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Opposite of major advantage
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(of a person) Opposite of the quality of having a high personal standing or status
“Your unimportance to this group is really understated.”
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Opposite of a dominant position in a competitive environment
“As we have only just started this company, we literally have the last place in our market right now.”
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Opposite of the state or fact of having the power or authority to affect change
“His leadership has the impotence of a limp sloth.”
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(archaic) Opposite of having an aristocratic status
“They knew that a boy of commonness had somehow caught the eye of the young Queen on one of her forays into the country.”
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Opposite of domination, influence, or authority over another, especially by one political group over a society or by one nation over others
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Opposite of a position of superiority or dominance
“In spite of young Kano's academic superiority he was relegated to a subordinate position, because of his physical inferiority.”
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Opposite of an extended period of success, especially in sports
“Injuries plagued the club for consecutive years and were probably the major cause of their downfall.”
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Opposite of the state or condition of being greater in number or amount
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(of competitions) Opposite of a favorable condition or position
“The soccer team was trailing by three goals which represented a clear disadvantage going into the second half.”
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Opposite of control of or dominion over an area or people
“Fundamentally, the subordination of the oppressed nations to the major powers is rooted in economic relations.”
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