Definition of subspecies noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

subspecies

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noun
NAmE//ˈsʌbˌspiʃiz//
 
, NAmE//ˈsʌbˌspisiz//
 
(pl. subspecies)
 
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a group into which animals, plants, etc. that have similar characteristics are divided, smaller than a species