Subfield meaning

sŭbfēld
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A subdivision of a field of study; a subdiscipline.
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(mathematics) A field that is a subset of another field.
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A smaller, more specialized area of study or occupation within a larger one.
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(algebra) A subring of a field, containing the multiplicative identity and closed under inversion.
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Origin of subfield

  • sub- +"Ž field

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