subsume - Dictionary definition and meaning for word subsume
subsume -- sub + sum + e. Sum -- summing. summing something means adding up and hence to include everything.
akin to consume i.e., to take in. sub = something inferior/smaller sume = include i.e., include something into it = encompass.
subsume~assume; I was so confident of my debating skills that i assumed that my name will be subsumed(included) in the finalist lists !
subsume => sub(Everything) + usme......means included
SUBSUME = SUBMIT + CONSUME
subsume sounds like resume .. u include all ur credentials in the resume .. hence include or encompass
SUBStitUte ME into the game and I will be included
The root word "sume" is similar to "sum" i.e. adding or including so anything that has "sume" is somewhat releated to "include" as in "consume". So here, "subsume" should mean "include".