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subsection

[suhb-sek-shuh n, suhb-sek-] /sʌbˈsɛk ʃən, ˈsʌbˌsɛk-/
noun
1.
a part or division of a section.
verb (used with object)
2.
to divide or partition into subsections.
Origin
1615-1625
1615-25; sub- + section
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  • Any sums appropriated under this subsection shall remain available, without fiscal year limitation, until expended.
  • And they are often so technical, referring as they do to this subsection and that statute, that they are difficult to understand.
British Dictionary definitions for subsection

subsection

/ˈsʌbˌsɛkʃən; sʌbˈsɛkʃən/
noun
1.
a section of a section; subdivision
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