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inserted

[in-sur-tid] /ɪnˈsɜr tɪd/
adjective
1.
Botany. (especially of the parts of a flower) attached to or growing out of some part.
2.
Anatomy. having an insertion, as a muscle, tendon, or ligament; attached, as the end of a muscle that moves a bone.
Origin
1590-1600
1590-1600; insert + -ed2
Related forms
uninserted, adjective
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inserted

/ɪnˈsɜːtɪd/
adjective
1.
(anatomy) (of a muscle) attached to the bone that it moves
2.
(botany) (of parts of a plant) growing from another part, as stamens from the corolla
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