Origin of embedding
verb (used with object), em·bed·ded, em·bed·ding.
verb (used without object), em·bed·ded, em·bed·ding.
Origin of embed
Related Words for embeddinginsert, ingrain, fix, inlay, install, lodge, enclose, bury, impact, plant, set, pierce, plunge, deposit, press, fasten, infix, root
Examples from the Web for embedding
Contemporary Examples of embedding
McEwan seems to have grown enamored with the formal technique of embedding small facsimiles of stories within a larger narrative.Ian McEwan's New Novel Keeps Life at Arm's Length
September 11, 2014
Embedding with the rebels was a delicate process that took months of research and work with different fixers.Seeing War Vividly: Richard Mosse Stars at the Venice Biennale
June 3, 2013
Historical Examples of embedding
The idea of embedding it in a ball of the wax occurred to me.The Film of Fear
Captain Dan then put on a double hook, embedding it so one hook stood clear of the bait.Tales of Fishes
Sections of the tongue may be made by embedding in paraffin, and mounted in Farrant's solution or glycerine.
Sections of the stomach may also be made by embedding in paraffin, but better ones can be made by freezing.
The cornea of the eye can be readily cut by embedding in paraffin, and the section may be mounted in Farrant's solution.