suboperation

noun
sub·​operation | \ "+ \

Definition of suboperation

: a subordinate operation usually : an operation that forms a specific phase of a larger operation or process dividing the process into suboperations

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History and Etymology for suboperation

sub- + operation

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“Suboperation.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/suboperation. Accessed 14 Aug. 2022.

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