subarea

noun sub·ar·ea \ ˌsəb-ˈer-ē-ə , -ˈā-rē-ə \
variants: or sub-area
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of subarea

plural subareas or sub-areas
: an area within a larger area
  • Most of the streets there really do have no name; instead, cities and towns are subdivided into areas, subareas and blocks.
  • —Robin Birtstone

First Known Use of subarea

1849


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