subclass

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noun sub·class \ˈsəb-ˌklas\

Definition of subclass

  1. :  a primary division of a class: such asa :  a category in biological classification ranking below a class and above an orderb :  subset 1

First Known Use of subclass

1720


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subclass

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noun sub·class \ˈsəb-ˌklas\

Medical Definition of subclass

  1. :  a category in biological classification ranking below a class and above an order

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