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There is evidence, both in BrE and in AmE, of including used with a prepositional phrase introduced by a word such as by, in, to, etc.:

• Copies of this notice are being distributed on a wide scale including to overseas establishments —radio broadcast, 1990

• We find free speech under assault throughout the United States, including on some college campuses —International Herald Tribune, 1991

• Holme…set off from Poole intending to preach at 30 ports, including in Northern Ireland, the Isle of Man, the Outer Hebrides, Orkney and Shetland —Western Daily Press, 2007.


Modern English usage. 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • including — [in klo͞od′iŋ] prep. involving, containing, or comprising * * * …   Universalium

  • including — index also Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • including — [adj] containing along with, among other things, as well as, counting, in addition to, inclusive of, in conjunction with, made up of, not to mention, plus, together with, with; concept 577 Ant. excluding, rejecting …   New thesaurus

  • including — ► PREPOSITION ▪ containing as part of the whole being considered …   English terms dictionary

  • including — [in klo͞od′iŋ] prep. involving, containing, or comprising …   English World dictionary

  • including — include in‧clude [ɪnˈkluːd] verb [transitive] if something includes something else, the second thing is part of the first thing: • The price includes shipping and handling. include something in something • The auditors included the restructuring… …   Financial and business terms

  • including — in|clud|ing [ ın kludıŋ ] preposition *** used for mentioning that someone or something is part of a particular group or amount: He will make stops in five Midwestern cities, including Chicago and Detroit. The good news delighted everyone,… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • including — [[t]ɪnklu͟ːdɪŋ[/t]] ♦ PREP: PREP n/ ing You use including to introduce examples of people or things that are part of the group of people or things that you are talking about. A number of international stars, including Joan Collins, are expected… …   English dictionary

  • including */*/*/ — UK [ɪnˈkluːdɪŋ] / US [ɪnˈkludɪŋ] preposition used for mentioning that someone or something is part of a particular group or amount Four more countries applied to join the EU, including Sweden and Austria. The good news delighted everyone,… …   English dictionary

  • Including — 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}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To confine within; to hold; to contain; to shut up; to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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