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embed in (someone or something)

1. To stick or push something deeply into someone or something. A noun or pronoun can be used between "embed" and "in." I think we need to go to the ER—those staples are really embedded in your arm. You really need to embed these nails in the wall, otherwise they won't hold the plank in place.
2. In computing, to insert content into something, often a webpage. A noun or pronoun can be used between "embed" and "in." I think we should embed a video in the article and fill up some of this blank space.
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embed someone or something in something

to insert someone or something in something. The team of oxen embedded their legs in the muddy river bottom. Laura embedded sequins in the candles and turned them into clever gifts.
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embed something in something

to stick something into something. The mugger only embedded his knife in the cloth of the victim's coat. A ring was embedded in the bread dough by accident.
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Peng in [14] uses the BFS algorithm and the synchronization strategy of traversing virtual and substrate nodes, embeds virtual nodes and virtual links in a coordinated way, which reduces the path length of virtual link.
Northern Lights in Lapland, Finland Embed from Getty Images
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Then in the embedding algorithm we have at least two choices to embed v once the ordering of the children of u has been chosen.
Since the first child of the root is not a leaf, no convex hull edge is used to embed this child.
Then use the difference expansion method to embed a one-digit watermark into [A.sub.1] and [B.sub.1].
In addition, the maximum embedding capacity of this method in a 4 x 4 sub-block is 16-digit watermark, which can embed one-digit more watermark information than the generalized differential expansion watermark algorithm.
Read Vine allows web embeds and Instagram adds support for web embeds
Availability of web embeds follows the release of Instagram video feature.
iOS users can tap embed by tapping the ellipses in the bottom-right corner, tapping "Share this post," and the hitting "Embed." One of the notable things is Vine uses "iframe" to embed vidoes, which some websites and blogs may not support.
This new controller, code-named Thor, embeds a standard microprocessor core and supports consolidated, single-chip external memory, which together drive down the solution footprint.