subfamily (plural subfamilies)
- (taxonomy) A taxonomic category ranking between a family and a genus; formerly called a tribe
- A secondary or subordinate grouping.
- 2015, Nicola Valcasara, Unreal Engine Game Development Blueprints, page 142:
- There is a handy font editor tool in the engine, where you can import your font and create family and subfamily for your font (for example, the same font can have a family for its bold, italic, light, and dark style as its subfamily).