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Definition 1: consider (an instance of something) as part of a general rule or principle - [verb of cognition]

Synonyms for subsume in the sense of this definition

(subsume is a kind of ...) consider as part of something

"I include you in the list of culprits"

Definition 2: contain or include - [verb of stative]

Samples where subsume or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • This new system subsumes the old one

(subsume is a kind of ...) have as a part, be made up out of

"The list includes the names of many famous writers"

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