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verb (used with object), im·bed·ded, im·bed·ding.
  1. embed.
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Historical Examples

  • Thus the teeth on one wheel will wear to imbed one upon the other.

    Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II

    Joshua Rose

  • To make each one many times was the best way to imbed it in his memory.

    The Lost Prince

    Frances Hodgson Burnett

  • The play was simple; the hatchet must imbed its blade close to the outlined shape, yet not "wound" or "draw blood."

    The Maid-At-Arms

    Robert W. Chambers

  • Imbed the mould in ice and salt (four parts ice to one part salt).

  • Then imbed the tray in pitch and outline the design by following the lines with a narrow chasing tool.

British Dictionary definitions for imbed


verb -beds, -bedding or -bedded
  1. a less common spelling of embed
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