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English definition of “subcomponent”

subcomponent

noun [C] (also sub-component)     /ˈsʌbkəmˌpəʊnənt/
a small part of something that combines with others to form a bigger part : These five steps and their subcomponents are the fundamental building blocks for any organization .
(Definition of subcomponent noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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