subring

noun
sub·​ring | \ ˈsəb-ˌriŋ How to pronounce subring (audio) \

Definition of subring

: a subset of a mathematical ring which is itself a ring

First Known Use of subring

1917, in the meaning defined above

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“Subring.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/subring. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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