Definition of subcollateral in English:

subcollateral

adjective

  • Anatomy and Zoology. Designating a subdivision of a collateral branch in a structure or system with a branching pattern. rare.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Robert Hooke (1635–1703), natural philosopher. From sub- + collateral.

Pronunciation

subcollateral

/ˌsʌbkəˈlat(ə)rəl//ˌsʌbkəˈlat(ə)r(ə)l/