# subgroup

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## sub·group

(sŭb′gro͞op′)
n.
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.

## subgroup

(ˈsʌbˌɡruːp)
n
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

## sub•group

(ˈsʌbˌgrup)

n.
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.
[1835–45]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
 Noun 1 subgroup - a distinct and often subordinate group within a groupgroup, grouping - any number of entities (members) considered as a unitbench - the reserve players on a team; "our team has a strong bench" 2 subgroup - (mathematics) a subset (that is not empty) of a mathematical groupmath, mathematics, maths - a science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic of quantity and shape and arrangementmathematical group, group - a set that is closed, associative, has an identity element and every element has an inverse
Translations
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subgrupo
delgruppundergrupp

[ˈsʌbgruːp] N

## subgroup

sub-group [ˈsʌbgruːp] n

## subgroup

[ˈsʌbˌgruːp] nsottogruppo
References in classic literature ?
somewhat like that of a starling, and that of the fourth subgroup, Camarhynchus, is slightly parrot-shaped.
The existence of groups would have been of simple signification, if one group had been exclusively fitted to inhabit the land, and another the water; one to feed on flesh, another on vegetable matter, and so on; but the case is widely different in nature; for it is notorious how commonly members of even the same subgroup have different habits.
Kirtland provides a handy reference for results concerning normal subgroup complementation in finite groups.
The structure of the specialist groups is as follows: Subject group 1: small parts (subgroup 1 to subgroup 7); - Professional subgroup 1 - Guiding parts, - Subgroup 2 - Height adjustment plates, - Professional subgroup 3 - Insulated parts, - Subgroup 4 - Plastics, Fachuntergruppe 5 Laschen, Fachuntergruppe 6 sonstige Teile, Fachuntergruppe 7 Spannelemente.
Each group included two subgroups (n = 10 in each subgroup): Saline treatment subgroup and GFS treatment subgroup.
Posterior to the exposure of the 400 snails to miracidia (each snail with 8-10 miracidia), infected snails of each of the subgroups Ia, Ib, IIa, and IIb were placed in separate plastic aquaria; one for each subgroup.
That subgroup will look at short-term care insurance policies, or policies that cover skilled nursing care, rehabilitation facility care, home health care or other forms of non-acute health care for relatively short periods of time.
Total college enrollment rates of 18- to 24-year-olds in 2- or 4-year colleges and universities, by selected Hispanic subgroups: 2013 Subgroup Percentage Cuban: 46 Dominican: 41 Mexican: 32 Puerto Rican: 34 Spaniard: 44 Central American: 32 South American: 53 Total college enrollment rates of 18- to 24-year-olds in 2- or 4-year colleges and universities, by selected Asian subgroups: 2013 Total college enrollment for Asians: 67% Subgroup Percentage Chinese: 75 Filipino: 57 Japanese: 72 Korean: 69 South Asian: 67 Southeast Asian: 60 SOURCE:"STATUS AND TRENDS IN THE EDUCATION OF RACIAL AND ETHNIC GROUPS 2016," NATIONAL CENTER FOR EDUCATION STATISTICS
So, we divide the group into several subgroups [7]; let each subgroup has its subgroup key shared by all members of the subgroup.
Members of each subgroup share a similar profile that is distinct from the profiles of other subgroups identified through the analytic approach.
Whether due to subgroup members' capacities and circumstances, their stronger stake in the proceedings, or their unusually complex cases, subgroup members forced to rely on one-size-fits-all procedures may be deprived of truly meaningful procedural safeguards.

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