considered under, or taken up into, a larger or more inclusive category, proposition, entity, rule, term, etc.: With irrigated agriculture as the primary use for the Tribal award monies, the court also recognized subsumed uses including livestock, domestic, and commercial purposes.
the simple past tense and past participle of subsume.
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How to use subsumed in a sentence
In his first season, Stefanski rebuilt Mayfield and injected order into a franchise subsumed by chaos.Browns shake off their history, secure first playoff win since 1995 | Adam Kilgore, Des Bieler | January 11, 2021 | Washington Post
HuffPost maintains a three-person sales team, but its ad sales efforts have largely been subsumed into the broader Verizon Media portfolio, effectively relegating HuffPost into a generic source of news inventory, according to agency executives.‘Context really matters again’: How BuzzFeed’s HuffPost acquisition can help the combined company’s ad sales pitch | Tim Peterson | November 30, 2020 | Digiday
It’s a mistake to be trying to look for one language that will replace or subsume all others.The Physicist’s New Book of Life - Issue 92: Frontiers | Michael Brooks | October 21, 2020 | Nautilus
Not coincidentally, the Dodgers typify the way big-market clubs have subsumed the lessons learned by smaller teams scraping for every edge.What To Watch For In One Of The Most Intriguing World Series Ever | Neil Paine (firstname.lastname@example.org) | October 20, 2020 | FiveThirtyEight
Even better, his company wasn’t subsumed into a large entity as likely would have happened with a typical M&A transaction.Private equity firms can offer enterprise startups a viable exit option | Ron Miller | October 16, 2020 | TechCrunch
Some of stars profiled in this book were so representative of a time that their very iconography subsumed them whole.
The specifics of any local struggle in that battle were less important than the wider struggle within which they were subsumed.Raúl Castro Honors Mandela, but Ignores His Message | Alex Massie | December 10, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
What we get, at Murray Guy, is a community of communal objects, their differences subsumed in the collective.
In this view, no politics are local, all is subsumed in a clash of civilizations.
The attempts to provoke Muslim hysteria were largely subsumed by the excitement of the Arab Spring that began early last year.Diplomatic Fury: Obama’s Impossible Position After Libyan Violence | Christopher Dickey | September 12, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
In this respect, the things which are the most distant from the Good are the objects of sense, which are subsumed under the Soul.Plotinos: Complete Works, v. 3 | Plotinos (Plotinus)
Otherwise, the latter three might be subsumed under relation, which possesses more extension than they.Plotinos: Complete Works, v. 3 | Plotinos (Plotinus)
This entire social complex has been subsumed under the principle that law is immanent in all history.Elements of Folk Psychology | Wilhelm Wundt
We need to realise more clearly that the lower is never—ought never to be—eliminated but rather subsumed by the higher.Married Love | Marie Carmichael Stopes
Until he had subsumed the article under certain categories he had come to accept, appreciation was impossible for him.A Preface to Politics | Walter Lippmann