Examples from the Web for subset
And in September 2008, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit ordered the release of a 21-photo subset.The Detainee Abuse Photos Obama Didn’t Want You To See|Noah Shachtman, Tim Mak|December 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They acted as if music were a subset of the fashion or cinema or advertising industries.Music Criticism Has Degenerated Into Lifestyle Reporting|Ted Gioia|March 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Obama administration mainly sees the Syrian war as a subset of the Iran question.
But a substantial minority—almost one-third of the subset—did not fit that description.
But, the fact of coverage also leads some subset of these people to smoke who otherwise would not.How Not to Cherry-Pick the Results of the Oregon Study (Ultrawonkish)|Megan McArdle|May 13, 2013|DAILY BEAST
A subset of the Sun Tzu example is the view that war is deception.Shock and Awe|Harlan K. Ullman
British Dictionary definitions for subset
- a set the members of which are all members of some given class: A is a subset of B is usually written A⊆B
- proper subset one that is strictly contained within a larger class and excludes some of its membersSymbol: A⊂B