Definitions for embedɛmˈbɛd
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
(v.t.)to fix into a surrounding mass:
to embed stones in cement.
to envelop or enclose.
to contain or implant as an essential or characteristic part.
Category: Common Vocabulary
to insert (a grammatical construction, as a phrase or clause) into a larger construction, as a clause or sentence.
Category: Language/Linguistics, Grammar
(v.i.)to be fixed or incorporated into a surrounding mass.
Category: Common Vocabulary
Origin of embed:
implant, engraft, embed, imbed, plant(verb)
fix or set securely or deeply
"He planted a knee in the back of his opponent"; "The dentist implanted a tooth in the gum"
attach to, as a journalist to a military unit when reporting on a war
"The young reporter was embedded with the Third Division"
Short for embedded reporter/journalist, a war reporter assigned to and travelling with a military unit.
To lay as in a bed; to lay in surrounding matter; to bed; as, to embed a thing in clay, mortar, or sand.
To include in surrounding matter.
We wanted to embed our reporter with the Fifth Infantry Division, but the Army would have none of it.
To encapsulate within another document or data file (unrelated to the other computing meaning of embedded as in embedded system).
The instructions showed how to embed a chart from the spreadsheet within the wordprocessor document.
To define a one-to-one function from (one set) to another so that certain properties of the domain are preserved when considering the image as a subset of the codomain.
The torus uE000127956uE001 can be embedded in uE000127957uE001.
to lay as in a bed; to lay in surrounding matter; to bed; as, to embed a thing in clay, mortar, or sand
Translations for embed
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
to fix deeply (in something)
The bullet was embedded in the wall.
- insluit, vassitAfrikaans
- يَثْبُت، يَغْرُز، يَسْتَقِرArabic
- encravarPortuguese (BR)
- zarýt seCzech
- begrave sig dybt; bore sig dybtDanish
- χώνω, σφηνώνωGreek
- clavar, hincar, incrustar, encajarSpanish
- sisse kinnitamaEstonian
- جا باز کردن؛ ریشه دواندنFarsi
- अंत स्थापित करनाHindi
- položiti, zakopatiCroatian
- beágyaz (vmibe)Hungarian
- fella/greypa inní, festa íIcelandic
- 새겨 넣다Korean
- įtvirtinti, įstrigti, įstatytiLithuanian
- iestiprināt; iestrādāt; iespiesties (atmiņā)Latvian
- (zich) vastzettenDutch
- sette/legge (noe) fast i; mure/støpe inn; innkapsleNorwegian
- جا باز کردن؛ ریشه دواندنPersian
- ور اچول، ننه ايستل ، وېده كول، نصبول، څملول (په بستره كېPashto
- a băgaRomanian
- zaryť saSlovak
- bädda inSwedish
- yerleştirmek, gömmekTurkish
- 嵌入Chinese (Trad.)
- вмуровувати; врізуватиUkrainian
- دھنسا دیناUrdu
- gắn vàoVietnamese
- 把...嵌入Chinese (Simp.)
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