[suh b-suhmp-shuh n]
Origin of subsumption
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The subsumption of the condition of another possible judgement under the condition of the rule is the minor.The Critique of Pure Reason
Thirdly, the subsumption of several laws under one more general expression.
This process of subsumption bears the same relation to secondary laws, that these do to particular facts.
It leads Kant to describe schematism as a process of subsumption, and to speak of the transcendental schema as a third thing.A Commentary to Kant's 'Critique of Pure Reason'
Norman Kemp Smith
There would be no difficulty with this subsumption if the objects and the conceptions of the understanding were the same in kind.A History of Philosophy in Epitome
- the act of subsuming or the state of being subsumed
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