insertion

Definitions

General Science

  • noun the process of putting one thing into another
  • noun the end of a muscle that is attached to a part of the skeleton that moves as a result of a contraction.
  • noun the addition of a segment of DNA within a gene sequence

Marketing

  • noun the act of putting an advertisement into a magazine or newspaper

Medical

  • noun the point where an organ is attached to its support
  • noun a change in the structure of a chromosome, where a segment of the chromosome is introduced into another member of the complement

Publishing

  • noun material inserted into a text
  • noun an advertisement put into a magazine or newspaper

Sports

  • noun the point at which a muscle is attached to a bone
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