subsector

noun
sub·sec·tor | \ ˈsəb-ˌsek-tər \
variants: or sub-sector
plural subsectors or sub-sectors

Definition of subsector 

: a sector that is part of a larger sector …the category is more diversified than you may think, since it can include such varied subsectors as aerospace components, high-tech industrial machinery, and scientific instruments. —Stephanie Losee

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1906, in the meaning defined above

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