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subsystem

(ˈsʌbˌsɪstəm)
n
a system which is part of a larger system
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Noun1.subsystem - a system that is part of some larger system
system, scheme - a group of independent but interrelated elements comprising a unified whole; "a vast system of production and distribution and consumption keep the country going"
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subsystem

[ˈsʌbˌsɪstəm] Nsubsistema m
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subsystem

nUntersystem nt
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