how to pronounce subsume


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subsume is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of subsume in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… had the potential to subsume individual …”

meanings of subsume


  1. To place (any one cognition) under another as belonging to it; to include or contain something else.
  2. To consider an occurrence as part of a principle or rule; to colligate.

subsume frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word subsume occurs in english on average 0.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics subsume can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that subsume can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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