subentry

noun
sub·​en·​try | \ ˈsəb-ˌen-trē How to pronounce subentry (audio) \

Definition of subentry

: an entry (as in a catalog or an account) made under a more general entry

First Known Use of subentry

1851, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of subentry was in 1851

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“Subentry.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/subentry. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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