including the stated limit or extremes in consideration or account: from 6 to 37 inclusive.
including a great deal, or including everything concerned; comprehensive: an inclusive art form; an inclusive fee.
that includes; enclosing; embracing.
Grammar. (of the first person plural) including the person or persons spoken to, as we in Shall we dance? Compare exclusive ( def 12 ).
inclusive of, including; also taking into account: Europe, inclusive of the British Isles, is negotiating new trade agreements.

1400–50; late Middle English < Medieval Latin inclūsīvus, equivalent to Latin inclūs(us) (see incluse) + -īvus -ive

inclusively, adverb
inclusiveness, noun
noninclusive, adjective
noninclusively, adverb
noninclusiveness, noun
quasi-inclusive, adjective
quasi-inclusively, adverb
superinclusive, adjective
superinclusively, adverb
superinclusiveness, noun
uninclusive, adjective

2. overall, general, all-encompassing. 3. including, comprising. Unabridged
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inclusive (ɪnˈkluːsɪv)
adj (foll by of)
1.  considered together (with): capital inclusive of profit
2.  (postpositive) including the limits specified: Monday to Friday inclusive is five days
3.  comprehensive
4.  not excluding any particular groups of people: an inclusive society
5.  logic Compare exclusive (of a disjunction) true if at least one of its component propositions is true

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Word Origin & History

c.1600, from M.L. inclusivus, from L. inclus-, pp. stem of includere (see include).
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Example sentences
Science activities and science reporting need better inclusiveness.
To put it another way, it is a dangerous if comprehensible temptation to
  imagine inclusiveness by imagining away any obstacles.
But such inclusiveness is not the case at all colleges, hence the frustration
  of some vice presidents.
The new president has amply demonstrated his talent for political
  inclusiveness, imagination and energy.
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