Insertion meaning

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The act or process of inserting.
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(anatomy) The point or mode of attachment of a skeletal muscle to the bone or other body part that it moves.
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Something inserted, as an ornamental strip of lace or embroidery inserted between pieces of fabric.
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(genetics) The addition, as by mutation, of one or more nucleotides to a chromosome.
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An inserting or being inserted.
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Something inserted.
  • A piece of lace or embroidery that can be set into a piece of cloth for ornamentation.
  • A single placement of an advertisement, as in a newspaper.
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(anat.) The point of attachment of a muscle to the part that it moves.
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The act or process of inserting.
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(anatomy) The point or mode of attachment of a skeletal muscle to the bone or other body part that it moves.
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(genetics) The addition, as by mutation, of one or more nucleotides to a chromosome.
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The act of inserting, or something inserted.
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(anatomy) The distal end of attachment of a muscle to a bone that will be moved by the muscle.
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(genetics) The addition of a nucleotide to a chromosome by mutation.
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