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subkingdom

[suhb-king-duh m, suhb-king-] /sʌbˈkɪŋ dəm, ˈsʌbˌkɪŋ-/
noun, Biology
1.
a category of related phyla within a kingdom.
Origin
1815-1825
1815-25; sub- + kingdom
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British Dictionary definitions for subkingdom

subkingdom

/sʌbˈkɪŋdəm/
noun
1.
(biology) a taxonomic group that is a subdivision of a kingdom
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subkingdom in Medicine

subkingdom sub·king·dom (sŭb'kĭng'dəm)
n.
A taxonomic category constituting a major division of a kingdom.

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subkingdom in Science
subkingdom
  (sŭb'kĭng'dəm)   
A subdivision of a kingdom of organisms. A subkingdom contains one or more phyla.
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