Embedded

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Embedded or embedding (alternatively imbedded or imbedding) may refer to:

Science[edit]

  • Embedding, in mathematics, one instance of some mathematical object contained within another instance
  • Embedded generation, a distributed generation of energy, also known as decentralized generation
  • Self-embedding, in psychology, an activity in which one pushes items into one's own flesh in order to feel pain
  • Embedding, in biology, a part of sample preparation for electron microscopes

Computing[edit]

Linguistics[edit]

  • Embedded clause, also called a dependent clause a clause that provides a sentence element with additional information,but which cannot stand alone as a sentence
  • Center embedding, recursive nesting of an element in the middle of a similar element.

Art[edit]