What is another word for subgroup?

Pronunciation: [sˈʌbɡɹuːp] (IPA)

The term "subgroup" refers to a smaller part of a larger group. It can be defined as a subset of a group that also possesses all the properties of the original group. Some synonyms for subgroup include branch, division, sect, section, subset, part, segment, fraction, unit, and category. They all refer to a smaller part or category within a larger group. Synonyms can be used interchangeably to communicate the same concept, making language more varied and expressive. It's important to understand synonyms to better understand the meaning of different words and to ensure more concise and effective communication.

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  • Equivalence

    • Adjective
      sub-groups.
    • Proper noun, singular
      sub-groups.
  • Forward Entailment

    • Noun, singular or mass
      group.
  • Independent

  • Other Related

    • Adjective
      subsector, sub-cluster, sub-working.
    • Proper noun, singular
      subset, sub-working.

What are the hypernyms for Subgroup?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • hypernyms for subgroup (as nouns)

What are the hyponyms for Subgroup?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.

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  • NEGRO   Member of a subgroup of the human race who hails, or whose ancestors hailed, from a chunk of land nicknamed—not by its residents—Africa. Superior to the Caucasian in that negroes did not invent nuclear weapons, the automobile, Christianity, nerve gas, the concentration camp, military epidemics, or the megalopolis.
    John Brunner

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