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English definition of “include”

include

verb [T]     /ɪnˈkluːd/
A2 to contain something as a part of something else, or to make something part of something else: The bill includes tax and service. Tax and service are included in the bill. [+ -ing verb] Your responsibilities will include making appointments on my behalf. → Compare excludeIncluding and containingComprising and consisting of included     /-ˈkluː.dɪd/ adjective [after noun] The trip cost a total of £250, insurance included.Including and containingComprising and consisting of inclusion     /-ˈkluː.ʒən/ noun [C or U] C1 She is being considered for inclusion in the England team. Two last-minute inclusions in the team are Jim and Ahmed.Including and containingComprising and consisting of
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