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Definición de “sub-” en inglés

sub-

prefix uk   /sʌb-/ us  

sub- prefix (BELOW)

under or below: Winter weather brought sub-zero (= less than 0 degrees) temperatures to much of the country.

sub- prefix (NOT QUITE)

almost or nearly: subhuman subtropical

sub- prefix (NOT EQUAL)

less important or lower in rank: a sub lieutenant a subordinate

sub- prefix (SMALLER)

being a smaller part of a larger whole: a subcontinent a subcommittee meeting to subdivide
(Definition of sub- prefix from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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