Inserted
Inserted In*sert"ed, a. (Bot.) Situated upon, attached to, or growing out of, some part; -- said especially of the parts of the flower; as, the calyx, corolla, and stamens of many flowers are inserted upon the receptacle. --Gray. [1913 Webster]

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  • inserted — index intermediate Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • inserted — adj attached by natural growth (as a muscle or tendon) …   Medical dictionary

  • inserted — [in sʉrt′id] adj. Biol. joined by natural growth …   English World dictionary

  • inserted — (ˈ) ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ adjective Etymology: from past participle of insert (I) : set in : fitted in: as a. : having the basal part set into another structure an insect with inserted mouthparts …   Useful english dictionary

  • Inserted — Insert In*sert , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Inserted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Inserting}.] [L. insertus, p. p. of inserere to insert; pref. in in + serere to join, connect. See {Series}.] To set within something; to put or thrust in; to introduce; to cause… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • inserted — adj. added to; placed in, put in; (Computers) placed between two other objects (of text, images, etc.) in·sert || ɪn sÉœrt / sɜːt n. something created separately for the purpose of being added to or placed inside (a book, newspaper, etc.);… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • inserted —   Attached to or growing out of, e.g. leaflets inserted on the rachis.   See also leaflet angle of insertion …   Expanded glossary of Cycad terms

  • inserted — adj. [L. in, in; serere, to join] Joined by natural growth; a muscle attached to a movable part …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • inserted — /in serr tid/, adj. 1. Bot. (esp. of the parts of a flower) attached to or growing out of some part. 2. Anat. having an insertion, as a muscle, tendon, or ligament; attached, as the end of a muscle that moves a bone. [1590 1600; INSERT + ED2] * * …   Universalium

  • inserted — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. introduced, added, interpolated, placed with, infused, stuck in, enclosed; see also enclosed 1 , included …   English dictionary for students

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