Definition of embed:
burn in, call up, set in, enroot, embrace, implant, back up, ingrain, sink, include, bed, cover, cram, editorship, crate, center, engraft, move, impact, imbed, institute, infix, set, entrench, bury, burn, plant, count in, inlay, circulation, bottle, add on, access, take in, checkbook journalism, citizen journalism, constitute, author, contribute, edit, blackout, found, deposit, tuck in, browse, entomb, backstory, incorporate, box, bag, block, archive, fasten, enclose, involve, ingraft, capture, secure.
- insert (part of speech: verb)
- install (part of speech: verb)
Probably the best line to follow is to embed several tubes of radium in different parts of the tumour for several days, and when the resulting shrinkage of the growth appears to have attained its limits, the maxilla should be excised.- "Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition.", Alexander Miles Alexis Thomson.
It was suppressed into one of those secrets which embed themselves in the history of families, and after two or three generations blossom into romantic legends full of appropriate circumstantial detail.- "Tales of the Five Towns", Arnold Bennett.