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sub·in·dex

 (sŭb-ĭn′dĕks)
n. pl. sub·in·di·ces (-dĭ-sēz′)
1. Mathematics A subscript.
2. pl. sub·in·dic·es or sub·in·dex·es An index of measurement based on relatively few variables, especially a trade index based on the performance of a particular group or type of stocks.

subindex

(sʌbˈɪndɛks)
n, pl -dices (-dɪˌsiːz) or -dexes
1. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) another word for subscript2
2. (Library Science & Bibliography) US an index to a subcategory

sub•in•dex

(sʌbˈɪn dɛks)

n., pl. -dex•es, -di•ces (-dəˌsiz)
1. an index to a part of a larger category.
[1920–1925]
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Los Analisis de Sensibilidad se desarrollaron con los subindices extremos y con la serie completa.
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Activity on the PSE subindices was nonetheless mixed.
All subindices were down yesterday, led by mining and oil, lower by 2.
By contrast, the mining and oil as well as industrial subindices rose 0.