embed-v; 1 Senses

Sense Number 1: Fix, position, set severely or deeply, attach to

Commentary: Syntax Includes: NP1[agent] EMBED NP2[patient] (IN NP3) NP1[patient[state]] EMBED (itself) IN NP2) NP1[agent[human]] EMBED NP2[company, human]
NOTE: May be concrete or abstract.

The dentist embedded the tooth in his gum.
The writer embedded clause after clause, producing a very long
The sentence in question was embedded deep in the third paragraph.
The young reporter was embedded with the Third Division.

VerbNet: NP
FrameNet: Placing
PropBank: embed.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 2