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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Incorporating something under a more general category; The premise of a syllogism that contains the minor term (which is the subject of the conclusion).

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  • Another strategy is to remove more specific clauses in the presence of more general ones by a process known as subsumption (Robinson 1965a).
  • James also hinted at another level of subsumption which is more interesting - the case of the two patterns implemented in a prototype based language like Javascript.
  • Like subsumption, co-consciousness would also require that there be experiential parts.
  • There are no other parameters that might halt their subsumption of the troublesome race? for more
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