# subspace

[ suhb-speys ]SHOW IPA

/ ˈsʌbˌspeɪs /PHONETIC RESPELLING

### noun

a smaller space within a main area that has been divided or subdivided: The jewelry shop occupies a subspace in the hotel's lobby.

Mathematics.

- a subset of a given space.
- Also called linear manifold. a subset of a vector space which is itself a vector space.
- a subset of a topological space, having the relative topology.

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## Words nearby subspace

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