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embed

[em′bed]
Also spelled imbed.
(biology)
To prepare a specimen for sectioning for microscopic examination by infiltrating with or enclosing in paraffin or other supporting material.
(science and technology)
To enclose in a matrix.
To closely surround.

embed

To insert into. To enclose. For example, "embedded JavaScript" means that the JavaScript code is inserted into an HTML-coded Web page. An embedded system is a computer built into and specialized for a particular product rather than a general-purpose desktop or laptop machine. See embedded system, microcontroller and JavaScript.
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In other words, if we are talking about underlying themes, evocations, and aphoristic truths, we are in at least the second level of embedment, for, to take in this vignette we have to become aware of the speaker's anticipation of a certain response on the part of the reader.
Elsewhere I introduce a term sociocognitive complexity to discuss patterns of embedment of mental states within mental states, and I argue that a succession of scenes featuring third-level embedment--a mind within a mind within a mind-is the baseline for fiction.
These cracks generally occur at the concrete surface directly over rebars or near railing embedments.
Limited Tenders are invited for Cleaning And Painting Work Of Embedments And Railing At Hrt Intake At 754 M