[ suhb-seg-muhnt, suhb-seg- ]
/ sʌbˈsɛg mənt, ˈsʌbˌsɛg- /
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a part or division of a segment.
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Did you ever collect all those state quarters? Put them to good use on this quiz about curious state monikers and the facts around them.
Question 1 of 8
Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
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Example sentences from the Web for subsegment
The anterior portion of each somite is only partially cut off as a subsegment.