subinterval

noun
sub·​in·​ter·​val | \ ˌsəb-ˈin-tər-vəl How to pronounce subinterval (audio) \

Definition of subinterval

: an interval that is a subdivision or a subset of an interval

First Known Use of subinterval

1859, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of subinterval was in 1859

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“Subinterval.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/subinterval. Accessed 27 Jan. 2021.

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