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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - (mathematics) a subset (that is not empty) of a mathematical group; A distinct and often subordinate group within a group.

Usage examples (34)
  • So the minimum number required to count a subgroup is a GOOD feature of the law, and if anything, that number is too low in most cases.
  • The problem with my subgroup is that I don't think this 'shutdown' will ever be possible.
  • Then you cannot have one group bringing the scores up to passing when a subgroup is “left behind”
  • A (nonempty) subset H of G is called a subgroup of G if H is a group in respect to the same operation '+'. for more
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