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subsample

[n. suhb-sam-puh l; v. suhb-sam-puh l] /n. ˈsʌbˌsæm pəl; v. sʌbˈsæm pəl/
noun
1.
a specimen from or a small part of a sample.
verb (used with object), subsampled, subsampling.
2.
to take a subsample of.
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900; sub- + sample
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  • The unexpected results in the elite subsample can be explained by considering practice.

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