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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The property of being fixed into a surrounding mass; The property of being surrounded tightly or firmly; The property of being incorporated or contained as an essential part or characteristic:

Usage examples (37)
  • One more sign of the pervasive embeddedness of giving.
  • The dangers of embeddedness in the state are well known.
  • Thus I read a text within its social embeddedness and not psychologically.
  • In attending to individual experience, we can ignore our embeddedness in communal life. for more
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