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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Include  \In*clude"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Included};  p.  pr  & 
  vb  n.  {Including}.]  [L.  includere  inclusum  pref.  in-  in  + 
  claudere  to  shut.  See  {Close},  and  cf  {Enclose}.] 
  1.  To  confine  within;  to  hold  to  contain;  to  shut  up  to 
  inclose;  as  the  shell  of  a  nut  includes  the  kernel;  a 
  pearl  is  included  in  a  shell. 
 
  2.  To  comprehend  or  comprise,  as  a  genus  the  species,  the 
  whole  a  part  an  argument  or  reason  the  inference;  to 
  contain;  to  embrace;  as  this  volume  of  Shakespeare 
  includes  his  sonnets;  he  was  included  in  the  invitation  to 
  the  family;  to  and  including  page  twenty-five. 




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