Meaning of “subspecies” in the English Dictionary

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"subspecies" in British English

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subspeciesnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈsʌbˌspiː.ʃiːz/ us /ˈsʌbˌspiː.ʃiːz/ plural subspecies specialized

a particular type within a species, the members of which are different in some clear ways from those of other types of the species

(Definition of “subspecies” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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