Etymology
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inclusion (n.)

c. 1600, "act of making a part of," from Latin inclusionem (nominative inclusio) "a shutting up, confinement," noun of action from past-participle stem of includere (see include). Meaning "that which is included" is from 1839.

updated on November 23, 2020

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Definitions of inclusion from WordNet

inclusion (n.)
the state of being included;
inclusion (n.)
the relation of comprising something;
he admired the inclusion of so many ideas in such a short work
Synonyms: comprehension
inclusion (n.)
any small intracellular body found within another (characteristic of certain diseases);
an inclusion in the cytoplasm of the cell
Synonyms: inclusion body / cellular inclusion
inclusion (n.)
the act of including;
Etymologies are not definitions. From wordnet.princeton.edu, not affiliated with etymonline.