A self-contained system within a larger system.
More example sentences
- Delay may be introduced in the buffering between the telephony subsystem and the compression subsystem.
- Units have to be seen as independently acting subsystems within a larger system.
- The time it takes to complete this task depends on the location of the data in the memory subsystem or cache hierarchy.
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