imbed

verb im·bed

less common spelling of

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1a :  to enclose closely in or as if in a matrix <fossils embedded in stone>b :  to make something an integral part of <the prejudices embedded in our language>c :  to prepare (a microscopy specimen) for sectioning by infiltrating with and enclosing in a supporting substance

  3. 2 :  to surround closely <a sweet pulp embeds the plum seed>

  4. intransitive verb
  5. :  to become embedded


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imbed

im·bed

Medical Definition of imbed

variant of embed

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