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Word: subsume

Definition: include (as a member of a group); encompass


More Vocab Words

::: unintimating - unfrightening
::: equitable - fair; impartial; OP. inequitable
::: upshot - outcome; final result
::: ruminate - chew over and over (mentally or, like cows, physically); mull over(ponder)
::: sinuous - twisting; winding; bending in and out; not morally honest
::: solecism - nonstandard grammatical construction; construction that is flagrantly incorrect grammatically; violation of social etiquette
::: seminal - related to seed or semen; germinal; creative; providing a basis for further development; influencing future developments; Ex. seminal research in a new field
::: tirade - long angry denunciatory speech; diatribe; harangue; extended scolding; denunciation
::: prefatory - introductory; of a preface
::: dowry - money or property brought by a bride to her husband at marriage