subseries

noun sub·se·ries \ ˈsəb-ˌsir-(ˌ)ēz \
variants: or sub-series
Updated on: 28 Feb 2018

Definition of subseries

plural subseries or sub-series
: a series that is part of a larger series
  • … a full relaunch of the flagship series, including a subseries devoted entirely to Kevin Keller, the first openly gay character written for the comics.
  • The Georgetown Voice
  • The best way to think of Trails is as a collection of three sub-series. Each of these sub-series is set in a different country, and there are plenty of references and character crossovers, but you can play each one on its own.
  • —Jason Schreier

First Known Use of subseries

1821

in the meaning defined above

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