Meaning of “subsume” in the English Dictionary

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"subsume" in British English

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subsumeverb [ T ]

uk /səbˈsjuːm/ us /səbˈsuːm/ formal

(Definition of “subsume” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"subsume" in American English

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subsumeverb [ T ]

us /səbˈsum/

to include something in a larger group or a group in a higher position

(Definition of “subsume” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)