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inclusion

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noun in·clu·sion \in-ˈklü-zhən\

Definition of inclusion

  1. 1 :  the act of including :  the state of being included

  2. 2 :  something that is included: as a :  a gaseous, liquid, or solid foreign body enclosed in a mass (as of a mineral) b :  a passive usually temporary product of cell activity (as a starch grain) within the cytoplasm or nucleus

  3. 3 :  a relation between two classes that exists when all members of the first are also members of the second — compare membership 3

  4. 4 :  the act or practice of including students with disabilities in regular school classes

in·clu·sion·ary play \in-ˈklü-zhə-ner-ē\ adjective


Origin of inclusion

Latin inclusion-, inclusio, from includere


First Known Use: 1600

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inclusion

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noun in·clu·sion \in-ˈklü-zhən\

Medical Definition of inclusion

  1. :  something that is included; especially :  a passive usually temporary product of cell activity (as a starch grain) within the cytoplasm or nucleus




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