Synonyms for imbedding

Grammar : Verb
Spell : im-bed-ing
Phonetic Transcription : ɪmˈbɛd ɪŋ

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Définition of imbedding

  • As in insert : verb put, tuck in
  • As in lodge : verb become fixed or wedged
  • As in plant : verb establish, set
  • As in anchor : verb hold, be held securely
Example sentences :
  • I found it to consist of a dark, compact limestone, imbedding masses of chalcedony and calcareous spar.
  • Extract from : « Summary Narrative of an Exploratory Expedition to the Sources of the Mississippi River, in 1820 » by Henry Rowe Schoolcraft
  • A cement bottom for shallow water may be disguised by imbedding pebbles and small stones in the cement before it sets.
  • Extract from : « Making A Rock Garden » by Henry Sherman Adams
  • The colour is ochreous-brown (chiefly no doubt derived from the imbedding substance) tinged with red.
  • Extract from : « A Monograph on the Sub-class Cirripedia (Volume 2 of 2) » by Charles Darwin
  • Above the sole of the kiln, are three series of air holes, made by imbedding old gun barrels in the walls.
  • Extract from : « Peat and its Uses as Fertilizer and Fuel » by Samuel William Johnson

Antonyms for imbedding

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