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Subsume

Sub`sume´
v. t.1.To take up into or under, as individual under species, species under genus, or particular under universal; to place (any one cognition) under another as belonging to it; to include under something else.
To subsume one proposition under another.
- De Quincey.
Verb1.subsume - contain or include; "This new system subsumes the old one"
2.subsume - consider (an instance of something) as part of a general rule or principle
Synonyms: colligate
affect, assume, bring, call for, comprehend, comprise, contain, embody, embrace, encompass, entail, have, implicate, imply, involve, lead to, presume, presuppose, require, take, take in
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