Definition for imbedding (2 of 2)
verb (used with object), im·bed·ded, im·bed·ding.
Examples from the Web for imbedding
I found it to consist of a dark, compact limestone, imbedding masses of chalcedony and calcareous spar.
Above the sole of the kiln, are three series of air holes, made by imbedding old gun barrels in the walls.Peat and its Uses as Fertilizer and Fuel|Samuel William Johnson
A cement bottom for shallow water may be disguised by imbedding pebbles and small stones in the cement before it sets.Making A Rock Garden|Henry Sherman Adams
The colour is ochreous-brown (chiefly no doubt derived from the imbedding substance) tinged with red.A Monograph on the Sub-class Cirripedia (Volume 2 of 2)|Charles Darwin