Subfamily Definition

sŭbfămə-lē
subfamilies
noun
Any main natural subdivision of a family of plants or animals.
Webster's New World
A major division of a language family, above a branch.
The Indo-Iranian subfamily of Indo-European.
Webster's New World

Other Word Forms of Subfamily

Noun

Singular:
subfamily
Plural:
subfamilies

Origin of Subfamily

  • sub- +"Ž family

    From Wiktionary

Advertisement

Find Similar Words

Find similar words to subfamily using the buttons below.

Words Starting With

Words Ending With

Unscrambles

subfamily