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Use "subset" in a sentence
"Indeed, the bigger point to be made is that empiricism is all that we have to explain anything that we wish to understand, “physics” being only what we call a subset of empirically-based theories."
"Re: my use of spanish phrases, it pisses off a certain subset of conservatives, just like my "People Eating Tasty Animals" hat pisses off a certain subset of liberals."
"Yeah, I'm not sure how high parental involvement is ever going to be outside of a certain subset of small upper-middle-class schools."