subassembly


subassembly
In logistics, a portion of an assembly, consisting of two or more parts, that can be provisioned and replaced as an entity. See also assembly; component.

Military dictionary. 2000.

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  • subassembly — ☆ subassembly [sub΄ə sem′blē ] n. pl. subassemblies an assembled unit designed to be fitted to a larger unit of which it is a component [a subassembly of an electronic circuit] …   English World dictionary

  • subassembly — rinkinio dalis statusas T sritis radioelektronika atitikmenys: angl. subassembly vok. Untereinheit, f; Untergruppe, f rus. подсборка, f pranc. sous ensemble, m …   Radioelektronikos terminų žodynas

  • subassembly — “+ noun Etymology: sub + assembly 1. : a structural unit manufactured or assembled separately but designed to be incorporated with other units in the final assembly of a finished product 2. : the act or process of preparing subassemblies a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • subassembly — noun Date: 1919 an assembled unit designed to be incorporated with other units in a finished product …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • subassembly — /sub euh sem blee/, n., pl. subassemblies. a structural assembly, as of electronic or machine parts, forming part of a larger assembly. [1925 30; SUB + ASSEMBLY] * * * …   Universalium

  • subassembly — noun An assembly that is assembled with others to form a larger assembly …   Wiktionary

  • subassembly — n. assembled unit designed to be combined with other units to form a finished product …   English contemporary dictionary

  • subassembly — An assembly of components that is a part of a larger device. A fuselage and wings are subassemblies of an aircraft …   Aviation dictionary

  • subassembly — sub·assembly …   English syllables

  • subassembly — sub•as•sem•bly [[t]ˌsʌb əˈsɛm bli[/t]] n. pl. blies mac a structural assembly, as of electronic parts, forming part of a larger assembly • Etymology: 1925–30 …   From formal English to slang