Definition of Insertion. Meaning of Insertion. Synonyms of Insertion

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Definition of Insertion

Insertion
Insertion In*ser"tion, n. [L. insertio: cf. F. insertion. See Insert.] 1. The act of inserting; as, the insertion of scions in stocks; the insertion of words or passages in writings. 2. The condition or mode of being inserted or attached; as, the insertion of stamens in a calyx. 3. That which is set in or inserted, especially a narrow strip of embroidered lace, muslin, or cambric. 4. (Anat.) The point or part by which a muscle or tendon is attached to the part to be moved; -- in contradistinction to its origin. Epigynous insertion (Bot.), the insertion of stamens upon the ovary. Hypogynous insertion (Bot.), insertion beneath the ovary.

Meaning of Insertion from wikipedia

- Look up insertion in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Insertion may refer to: Insertion (anatomy), the point of a tendon or ligament onto the skeleton...
- Insertion sort is a simple sorting algorithm that builds the final sorted array (or list) one item at a time. It is much less efficient on large lists...
- brachio****l, or brachioproctic insertion is a ****ual activity that involves inserting a hand into the **** or ****. Once insertion is complete, the fingers...
- In telecommunications, insertion loss is the loss of signal power resulting from the insertion of a device in a transmission line or optical fiber and...
- for insertion. After ****l deliveries, insertions can be done using placental forceps, a longer inserter specialized for postpartum insertions, or manually...
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- Velamentous cord insertion is a complication of pregnancy where the umbilical cord is inserted in the fetal membranes. It is a major cause of antepartum...
- In genetics, an insertion (also called an insertion mutation) is the addition of one or more nucleotide base pairs into a DNA sequence. This can often...
- Self-insertion is a literary device in which the author writes themselves into the story as a fictional character. In art, the equivalent of self-insertion...
- An insertion reaction is a chemical reaction where one chemical entity (a molecule or molecular fragment) interposes itself into an existing bond of typically...