Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Nearly equal
  • adj. Describing a set of numbers, none of which is as great as the sum of all the rest

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Nearly equal.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Nearly equal.
  • Related as several numbers of which no one is as large as the sum of the rest.

Etymologies

sub- +‎ equal (Wiktionary)

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