subgenre

[ suhb-zhahn-ruh, -zhahn-ruh ]

noun
  1. a lesser or subordinate genre: a subgenre of popular fiction.

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subgenre

/ (ˈsʌbˌʒɑːnrə) /


noun
  1. a category that is a subdivision of a larger genre

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