embed

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v embed attach to, as a journalist to a military unit when reporting on a war "The young reporter was embedded with the Third Division"
    • v embed fix or set securely or deeply "He planted a knee in the back of his opponent","The dentist implanted a tooth in the gum"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. t Embed ĕm*bĕd" To lay as in a bed; to lay in surrounding matter; to bed; as, to embed a thing in clay, mortar, or sand.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • embed To lay in or as in a bed; lay in surrounding matter: as, to embed a thing in clay or sand.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.t Embed to place in a mass of matter: to lay, as in a bed
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Pref. em-, + bed,. Cf. Imbed

Usage

In literature:

He embeds his principles on her brain.
"The Young Priest's Keepsake" by Michael Phelan
The pea did not embed itself deeply into the gardener's skull as William had sometimes thought it would.
"More William" by Richmal Crompton
It is not rule-of-thumb to find the tension in plain concrete and then embed steel in that concrete to take that tension.
"Some Mooted Questions in Reinforced Concrete Design" by Edward Godfrey
They soak this material very thoroughly, embed the roots in it, and outside this material they apply some water-proof covering.
"Northern Nut Growers Report of the Proceedings at the Twenty-First Annual Meeting" by Northern Nut Growers Association
More or less of the emery will embed itself in the lead, and thus act as an abrasive.
"Practical Mechanics for Boys" by J. S. Zerbe
Clear, embed, cut very thin sections, mount, remove paraffin, again clear and mount in xylol balsam.
"The Elements of Bacteriological Technique" by John William Henry Eyre
Something whizzed past her, to embed itself in a tree trunk six inches from her head.
"Whispering Walls" by Mildred A. Wirt
We sprecadh embe aerist.
"The Homilies of the Anglo-Saxon Church" by Ælfric
The fine modern Gothic pile to our right embeds, as we see, an ancient gateway.
"Highways and Byways in Cambridge and Ely" by Edward Conybeare
As I rose, a Cayuga youth seized me and threw me heavily against the post I had seen the woman embed in the mud.
"Cardigan" by Robert W. Chambers
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In news:

Election Results Widget for Your Web site Embed our customizable code and get live returns as the votes are counted.
Google just keeps on going… gadgets, gadgets… this for your own igoogle, or they let you have the code to embed in your own site.
Also Introduces Widgets to Embed Pins and Boards on Third-Party Sites.
Best coverage embeds Romney's rally in more far-reaching reporting.
To embed this on another site, copy/paste this code.
Quick, which restaurant chain embeds its brand within NBC's "Fit to Boom" and "Chuck" series.
That is practically a food drought on a campaign embed .
Have you ever wanted to embed GDB breakpoints in C source code.
All of the site's content now includes an " embed " link, which provides a preview of the quotation, and the snippet of HTML coding that users can copy and paste into their own website.
Desire2Learn Learning Suite enables instructors to quickly create engaging courses, embed rich media in learning and assessment activities, and personalize learning experiences that significantly improve learning outcomes.
Click the chain logo in the top right hand corner of the video to access the embed code.
Share or embed photos and videos.
Entertainment Weekly to Embed Video Ad in Print Magazine.
Youtube "Use old embed code" missing.
It is best to embed all fonts in the figure file: if your printer driver does not give you that option, please go to adobe.com and download (for free) the latest PostScript printer driver for your system.
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In science:

Let us embed Qcan ⊂ ˆgx and lift flows on Qcan to flows on ˆgx .
Solutions to WDVV from generalized Drinfeld-Sokolov hierarchies
This is not hard because the Sj have 1-dimensional spines and it suffices to embed the spines.
Dual 2-complexes in 4-manifolds
This allows to embed the Cayley graphs in H, and to define isometric hyperbolic lattices.
Random walks on hyperbolic groups and their Riemann surfaces
IV, we embed the EVRW into an Ising spin environment. A S~n = ±1 spin is assigned to every site.
Anomalous Roughness, Localization, and Globally Constrained Random Walks
We embed the even-visiting random walk into an Ising type environment, with an Ising spin at every site, where the random walker flips the spin at the site where it lands during each visit.
Anomalous Roughness, Localization, and Globally Constrained Random Walks
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