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inset

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishinsetinโ€งset1 /หˆษชnset/ noun [countable] ๐Ÿ”Š ๐Ÿ”Š 1 TCNa small picture, map etc in the corner of a page or larger picture etc, which shows more detail or information ๐Ÿ”Š The venture earned Mr Taylor (inset) millions of dollars.2 something which is fixed into or onto the surface of something else ๐Ÿ”Š a pendant with a diamond inset
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insetโ€ข The inset on the following page shows more detail of the downtown area.
insetinโ€งset2 /ษชnหˆset/ verb (past tense and past participle inset, present participle insetting) [transitive] ๐Ÿ”Š ๐Ÿ”Š 1 AVTif something is inset with decorations or jewels, they are fixed into or on its surfaceinset something with something ๐Ÿ”Š a wooden box inset with ivoryinset something into something ๐Ÿ”Š spotlights inset into the ceiling2 TCNto put a small picture, map etc on a printed pageโ†’ See Verb table
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insetโ€ข It is easier to inset after typing than before.
INSETINSET /หˆษชnset/ noun ๐Ÿ”Š ๐Ÿ”Š (in-service education training) in the UK, training for teachers which takes place during the school year ๐Ÿ”Š an INSET day
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Verb table
inset
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyinset
he, she, itinsets
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyinset
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave inset
he, she, ithas inset
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad inset
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill inset
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have inset
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam insetting
he, she, itis insetting
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you, we, theyare insetting
Past
I, he, she, itwas insetting
you, we, theywere insetting
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been insetting
he, she, ithas been insetting
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been insetting
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be insetting
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been insetting
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