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include

verb [T]
 
 
/ɪnˈkluːd/
BE PART OF A2 to have something or someone as part of something larger or more general, such as a group, price, or process: His books include the best-selling novel 'The Foundling'. The price includes flights and three nights' accommodation.Including and containingComprising and consisting of
ALLOW to allow someone to take part in an activity: [often passive] Local residents were included in the initial planning discussions. →  Opposite exclude Including and containingComprising and consisting of
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