- red, green, and yellow are subsumed under the term "color"
Examples of subsume in a Sentence
games and team sports are subsumed under the classification of “recreation”
Recent Examples of subsume from the Web
For some, the pressures of success subsume their talent.
Curricula had been revamped, classes canceled, staff let go, and the alumni connection to two individual schools now subsumed under one flagship had been frayed, Latini said.
Nor has any president so easily subsumed his own country’s well-being to foreign interests.
Of the many conditions subsumed by the umbrella of technology addiction, Petry says gaming is the one researchers know the most about.
Its neighbors on the edge of St. Paul’s Square had been torn down years before, leaving it as the only one of its kind in the area, a status that protected it when the rest of Nevada Street was subsumed by the arena’s parking lot.
Secession in the Memphis area meant that urban concerns over unequal resources — the impetus for the merger — were subsumed under the guise of establishing the suburbs’ right to local control.
The soundtrack, in which dialogue is subsumed by sound effects, is a masterful piece of musique concrete; Tati rerecorded and embellished it in 1961.
Students took turns coating the principal's hair and scalp, as the blue spray subsumed Cavaliere's head.
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