The Subsystem understands
The man who has internalised the room may not understand Chinese, but he contains an information processing subsystem does understand Chinese.
Robert Wilensky, 1980.

Note: Similar arguments are played out in the "Can translations occure between the internalized Chinese Room and the internalizing English speaker?" arguments on this map.
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The Subsystem understands
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