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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A subdivision of a computer directory.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A directory located inside another directory.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. (computer science) a directory that is listed in another directory


sub- +‎ directory (Wiktionary)



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