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Definition 1: incorporating something under a more general category - [noun denoting cognition]

(subsumption is a kind of ...) the basic cognitive process of arranging into classes or categories

Definition 2: the premise of a syllogism that contains the minor term (which is the subject of the conclusion) - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for subsumption in the sense of this definition

(subsumption is a kind of ...) a statement that is assumed to be true and from which a conclusion can be drawn

"on the assumption that he has been injured we can infer that he will not play"

(subsumption is a part of ...) the term in a syllogism that is the subject of the conclusion

(subsumption is a part of ...) the term in a syllogism that is common to both premises and excluded from the conclusion

(... is part of subsumption) deductive reasoning in which a conclusion is derived from two premises

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