Subfield Definition

sŭbfēld
subfields
noun
A subdivision of a field of study; a subdiscipline.
American Heritage
A field that is a subset of another field.
American Heritage
A smaller, more specialized area of study or occupation within a larger one.
Wiktionary

(algebra) A subring of a field, containing the multiplicative identity and closed under inversion.

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Other Word Forms of Subfield

Noun

Singular:
subfield
Plural:
subfields

Origin of Subfield

  • sub- +"Ž field

    From Wiktionary

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