Definition of subsumable in US English:



  • See subsume

    • ‘The otherness of the other is not subsumable under apparently universal presuppositions; its acknowledgement remains a task for philosophy.’
    • ‘It also explores several conceptions of objectivity that are each either inapplicable to law or subsumable under at least one of the six conceptions just mentioned.’
    • ‘A book contained on a CD-ROM could at least now be created, packaged and sold as a subsumable product along with the printed book.’
    • ‘Individual and tribal morality might be subsumable under the morality of the nation.’
    • ‘The Graduate Certificate in Management is subsumable within the Graduate Diploma in Management, which is subsumable into the Master of Management.’