• Inserting a Bit in Stock
    Inserting a Bit in Stock
  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Inserted (Bot) Situated upon, attached to, or growing out of, some part; -- said especially of the parts of the flower; as, the calyx, corolla, and stamens of many flowers are inserted upon the receptacle.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: Found a box of Tampax Tampons: "Remove used tampon before inserting a new one."
    • inserted Put or set in. Specifically— In botany, attached to or growing out of some part: said especially of the parts of a flower: as, the calyx, corolla, and stamens of many flowers are inserted on the receptacle.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: Escape maps, compasses, and files were inserted into Monopoly game boards and smuggled into POW camps inside Germany during W.W.II; real money for escapees was slipped into the packs of Monopoly money.
    • adj Inserted (bot.) attached to or growing out of some part
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  • Norman Douglas
    “One can always trust to time. Insert a wedge of time and nearly everything straightens itself out.”


Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. in, in, serĕre, sertum, to join.


In literature:

It is inserted separately in order to complete the series, shown in fig.
"Surgical Experiences in South Africa, 1899-1900" by George Henry Makins
The northern arch has been built up, and a small Tudor doorway, inserted in the wall, gives access to the transept.
"Bell's Cathedrals: The Priory Church of St. Bartholomew-the-Great, Smithfield" by George Worley
The needle is inserted in the last loop for the next stitch.
"Textiles and Clothing" by Kate Heintz Watson
The base inserted by him is different from the old Norman base.
"Scottish Cathedrals and Abbeys" by Dugald Butler and Herbert Story
The best ones have sides inserted, iron rims, and a lock and key.
"A Treatise on Domestic Economy" by Catherine Esther Beecher
I believe that he has inserted sharp things in his later works about me.
"Apologia Pro Vita Sua" by John Henry Cardinal Newman
Reason for inserting the description.
"The Teacher" by Jacob Abbott
The windows which had been partially bricked up were opened, and shelving stones inserted instead.
"Bell's Cathedrals: The Abbey Church of Tewkesbury" by H. J. L. J. Massé
"The Art of Modern Lace Making" by The Butterick Publishing Co.
It was re-published in "The Goldfinch" (Edinburgh, 1782), and afterwards was inserted in Johnson's "Musical Museum.
"The Modern Scottish Minstrel, Volumes I-VI." by Various

In poetry:

There was an Old Person of Ewell,
Who chiefly subsisted on gruel;
But to make it more nice
He inserted some mice,
Which refreshed that Old Person of Ewell.
"Limerick:There was an Old Person of Ewell" by Edward Lear
"As a wife I was true. But, such my unease
That, could I insert a deed back in Time,
I'd make her yours, to secure your care;
And the scandal bear,
And the penalty for the crime!"
"Her Death And After" by Thomas Hardy
So he left all his property, legal and straight,
To "the cursedest rascal in all of the State."
But the name he refused to insert, for, said he:
"Let each man consider himself legatee."
"The Legatee" by Ambrose Bierce
The bud inserted in the rind,
The bud of peach or rose,
Adorns, though differing in its kind,
The stock whereon it grows With flower as sweet or full as fair
As if produced by nature there.
"To The Rev. William Cawthorne Unwin" by William Cowper

In news:

This type of manipulation is challenging during a LESS procedure because the surgeon uses a parallel approach to insert the instruments through a single multichannel port.
Insert Screen Clips in Word .
For some reason, I cannot turn off the Insert key when I am using Microsoft Word.
Insertable Form Tool Systems.
The insertable tooling system performs change-overs directly on the machine.
Malware inserted on PC production lines, says study.
Paynter inserted as morning line favorite.
Many heart patients get newer, pricey stents inserted during artery-clearing procedures, even if it's not clear they'd be worse off with more basic models, a new study suggests.
Ear tube insertion is recommended for.
With Toroid End Mill and RHINO-CARB™ Inserts from Dapra.
As Andrew Goldfarb describes it, "slow-poisoning" was an 18th-century phenomenon in which French wives would insert small quantities of arsenic into their husbands' meals, eventually killing them.
Conversion includes, cab, interior insert and front bumper.
ARM Council Will Reveal New Name at Insert Day.
'Larry, Puh -Leeze Insert Quote Here' (Google's Earnings Snafu And Other Quotes Of The Week).
I wrote THIS IS THE TITLE PAGE on one of my paper drafts so I could set up the pagination properly and then go back and insert the title material later.

In science:

At the chiral level, these correlators correspond to conformal blocks on the sphere CP1 , with an even number of insertions.
Conformal field theory, boundary conditions and applications to string theory
Here we inserted the value c of the Virasoro central charge for the inner sector; this value is determined by the nilpotency of the BRST operator.
Conformal field theory, boundary conditions and applications to string theory
Let us define an operator O(x) that inserts a factor of δ(β (x)) in Eq. (33).
Breakdown of Conformal Invariance at Strongly Random Critical Points
We call this method ”iteration by top insertions”.
Enumeration of simple random walks and tridiagonal matrices
We obtained the result (3.3) by inserting new mountain ranges on top of the highest vertices of Dyck paths .
Enumeration of simple random walks and tridiagonal matrices