Associations to the word «Inclusion»


INCLUSION, noun. (countable) An addition or annex to a group, set, or total.
INCLUSION, noun. (uncountable) The act of including, i.e. adding or annexing, (something) to a group, set, or total.
INCLUSION, noun. (countable) Anything foreign that is included in a material,
INCLUSION, noun. (countable) (mineralogy) Any material that is trapped inside a mineral during its formation, as a defect in a precious stone.
INCLUSION, noun. (Biology) A nuclear or cytoplasmic aggregate of stainable substances.
INCLUSION COMPLEX, noun. Synonym of inclusion compound.
INCLUSION COMPOUND, noun. (chemistry) A complex in which one molecule (the guest) is located within a cavity of another (the host)
INCLUSION POLYMORPHISM, noun. (computer science) Synonym of subtype polymorphism.
INCLUSION POLYMORPHISMS, noun. Plural of inclusion polymorphism

Dictionary definition

INCLUSION, noun. The state of being included.
INCLUSION, noun. The relation of comprising something; "he admired the inclusion of so many ideas in such a short work".
INCLUSION, noun. Any small intracellular body found within another (characteristic of certain diseases); "an inclusion in the cytoplasm of the cell".
INCLUSION, noun. The act of including.

Wise words

Don't use words too big for the subject. Don't say "infinitely" when you mean "very"; otherwise you'll have no word left when you want to talk about something really infinite.
C. S. Lewis