Meaning of subsample

sub•sam•ple

Pronunciation: (n.sub'sam"pulv.sub&sylpsam'pul), [key]
— n., v., -pled, -pling.
—n.
  1. a specimen from or a small part of a sample.
—v.t.
  1. to take a subsample of.
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