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subentry

[ suhb-en-tree ]
/ ˈsʌbˌɛn tri /
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noun, plural sub·en·tries.
an item shown or listed under a main entry, as in bookkeeping.
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Origin of subentry

First recorded in 1890–95; sub- + entry
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