UK [ˈsʌbruːˌtiːn] / US [ˈsʌbruˌtɪn] noun [countable]
Word forms "subroutine":
singular subroutine plural subroutines computing
a small part of a computer program that does one specific job

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  • subroutine — noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1948 a subordinate routine; specifically a sequence of computer instructions for performing a specified task that can be used repeatedly …   New Collegiate Dictionary