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

- Insertion may refer to: Insertion (anatomy), the point of a tendon or ligament onto the skeleton or other part of the body Insertion (genetics), the addition...
- 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...
- Velamentous cord insertion is an abnormal condition during pregnancy. Normally, the umbilical cord inserts into the middle of the placenta as it develops...
- 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...
- Insertion element (also known as an IS, an insertion sequence element, or an IS element) is a short DNA sequence that acts as a simple transposable element...
- 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...
- insertion or removal. Some women describe the insertion as cramps, some as a pinch, and others do not feel anything. Substantial pain with insertion that...
- Insertion point may refer to: Cursor (computers), an indicator for a point where input is inserted into a display device Landing zone, a military term...
- A migratory insertion is a type of reaction in organometallic chemistry wherein two ligands on a metal complex combine. It is a subset of reactions that...
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