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subsume

verb [T] uk   /səbˈsjuːm/ us    /-ˈsuːm/ formal
to include something or someone as part of a larger group: Soldiers from many different countries have been subsumed into the United Nations peace-keeping force. All the statistics have been subsumed under the general heading "Facts and Figures".
Translations of “subsume”
in Chinese (Traditional) 將…歸入,把…納入…
in Russian поглощать, включать…
in Turkish içermek, içine almak, kapsamak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 将…归入,把…纳入…
in Polish obejmować, wchłaniać…
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