Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The octave below another.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Containing one part of eight; having the ratio of one to eight.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An eighth part.
  • n. In music, the octave below a given tone.

Etymologies

sub- +‎ octave (Wiktionary)

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