What do a.m. and p.m. stand for?


[suhb-sis-tuh m, suhb-sis-] /ˈsʌbˌsɪs təm, sʌbˈsɪs-/
a secondary or subordinate system.
Origin of subsystem Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the web for subsystem
  • Rather the economy is a subsystem of the finite biosphere that supports it.
  • Broadly speaking, the resets were related to power glitches in the spacecraft's command and data-handling subsystem.
  • The user can add and delete apps to this subsystem, but they have to be already installed on the device, or created as web links.

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for subsystem

Some English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for subsystem

Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for subsystem