[suhb-kon-tn-uh nt, suhb-kon-] /sʌbˈkɒn tn ənt, ˈsʌbˌkɒn-/
a large, relatively self-contained landmass forming a subdivision of a continent:
the subcontinent of India.
a large landmass, as Greenland, that is smaller than any of the usually recognized continents.
a large land mass that is a distinct part of a continent, such as India is of Asia
noun 1. the kind of action or activity proper to a person, thing, or institution; the purpose for which something is designed or exists; role. 2. any ceremonious public or social gathering or occasion. 3. a factor related to or dependent upon other factors: Price is a function of supply and demand. 4. Mathematics. Also […]
adjective 1. subfuscous; dusky. 2. dark and dull; dingy; drab: a subfusc mining town. adjective 1. devoid of brightness or appeal; drab, dull, or dark noun 2. (at Oxford University) formal academic dress
adjective 1. slightly dark, dusky, or somber.
noun 1. a lesser or subordinate genre: a subgenre of popular fiction. noun 1. a category that is a subdivision of a larger genre