• Inclusion

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    From French inclusion, from Old French inclusion, from Latin inclusio

    Full definition of inclusion



    (countable and uncountable; plural inclusions)
    1. (countable) An addition or annex to a group, set, or total.The poem was a new inclusion in the textbook.
    2. (uncountable) The act of including, i.e. adding or annexing, (something) to a group, set, or total.The inclusion of the poem added value to the course.
    3. (countable) Anything foreign that is included in a material,
    4. (countable, mineralogy) Any material that is trapped inside a mineral during its formation, as a defect in a precious stone.


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