subline

noun
sub·​line | \ ˈsəb-ˌlīn How to pronounce subline (audio) \

Definition of subline

: an inbred or selectively cultured line (as of cells) within a strain

First Known Use of subline

1942, in the meaning defined above

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“Subline.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/subline. Accessed 22 Feb. 2020.

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subline

noun
sub·​line | \ ˈsəb-ˌlīn How to pronounce subline (audio) \

Medical Definition of subline

: an inbred or selectively cultured line (as of cells) within a strain

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