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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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ML: (math) A smaller group within a set of entities subject to two binary operations, addition and multiplication, with specific properties. Also: A more specific area of concentration within a particular academic discipline.

Usage examples (36)
  • Are you up on at least one subfield of the literary arts?
  • D. dissertation but has instead spawned an entire subfield.
  • The vernacular built environment as a subfield of astronomy.
  • Agreed study of HVCs is an interesting subfield all by itself. for more
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