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1. A distinct group within a group; a subdivision of a group.
2. A subordinate group.
3. Mathematics A group that is a subset of a group.
tr.v. sub·grouped, sub·group·ing, sub·groups
To divide into subgroups.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
1. a distinct and often subordinate division of a group
2. (Mathematics) a mathematical group whose members are members of another group, both groups being subject to the same rule of combination
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
1. a subordinate group.
2. Math. a subset of a group that is closed under the group operation and in which every element has an inverse in the subset.
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|Noun||1.||subgroup - a distinct and often subordinate group within a group|
bench - the reserve players on a team; "our team has a strong bench"
|2.||subgroup - (mathematics) a subset (that is not empty) of a mathematical group|
math, mathematics, maths - a science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic of quantity and shape and arrangement
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subgroup[ˈsʌbgruːp] N → subgrupo m
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
subgroupsub-group [ˈsʌbgruːp] n → sous-groupe m
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
subgroup[ˈsʌbˌgruːp] n → sottogruppo
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995