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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Em·bed v. t. [imp. & p. p. Embedded; p. pr. & vb. n. Embedding.]  To lay as in a bed; to lay in surrounding matter; to bed; as, to embed a thing in clay, mortar, or sand.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      v : fix or set securely or deeply; "He planted a knee in the
          back of his opponent"; "The dentist implanted a tooth in
          the gum" [syn: implant, engraft, imbed, plant]
      [also: embedding, embedded]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: enclosed firmly in a surrounding mass; "found pebbles
             embedded in the silt"; "stone containing many embedded
             fossils"; "peach and plum seeds embedded in a sweet
             edible pulp"
      2: inserted as an integral part of a surrounding whole;
         "confused by the embedded Latin quotations"; "an embedded
         subordinate clause"

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      See embed