subprocess

noun sub·pro·cess \ ˈsəb-ˌprä-ˌses , -ˌprō- , -səs \
variants: or sub-process
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of subprocess

plural subprocesses or sub-processes
: a process that is part of a larger process
  • The wire transfer process is divided into two subprocesses: international and domestic wire transfers …
  • —Mohit Sharma

First Known Use of subprocess

1870


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