Meaning of INCLUSION in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ in-ˈklü-zhən ]


Etymology: Latin inclusion-, inclusio, from includere

Date: 1600

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

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

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

• in·clu·sion·ary in-ˈklü-zhə-ner-ē adjective

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.