Main definitions of sub-band in English

: sub-band1sub-band2

sub-band1

noun

  • A subdivision of a band of North American Indians.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in Zebulon Pike (1779–1813), soldier and explorer. From sub- + band.

Pronunciation

sub-band

/ˈsʌbband/

Main definitions of sub-band in English

: sub-band1sub-band2

sub-band2

noun

  • A band or layer (especially a band of frequencies or wavelengths) that forms part of a larger band.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. From sub- + band.

Pronunciation

sub-band

/ˈsʌbband/