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in·set

 (ĭn′sĕt′, ĭn-sĕt′)
tr.v. in·set, in·set·ting, in·sets
1. To set in; insert.
2. To furnish with an inset.
n. (ĭn′sĕt′)
1. Something set in, as:
a. A small map or illustration set within a larger one.
b. A leaf or group of pages inserted into a publication.
c. A piece of material set into a garment as decoration or trim.
2.
a. An inflow, as of water.
b. A channel.

inset

vb, -sets, -setting or -set
(tr) to set or place in or within; insert
n
1. something inserted
2. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) printing
a. a small map or diagram set within the borders of a larger one
b. another name for insert4
3. (Clothing & Fashion) a piece of fabric inserted into a garment, as to shape it or for decoration
4. (Physical Geography) a flowing in, as of the tide
ˈinˌsetter n

in•set

(n. ˈɪnˌsɛt; v. ɪnˈsɛt)

n., v. -set, -set•ting. n.
1. something inserted; insert.
2. a small picture, map, etc., inserted within the border of a larger one.
3. a piece of cloth set into a garment, usu. as an ornamental panel.
4. an inflow, esp. of water.
v.t.
5. to set in or insert: to inset a panel in a dress.
[before 900; Middle English insetten to insert, Old English insettan to initiate; see in-1, set]
in′set`ter, n.

inset

In cartography, a separate map positioned within the neatline of a larger map. Three forms are recognized: a. An area geographically outside a sheet but included therein for convenience of publication, usually at the same scale; b. A portion of the map or chart at an enlarged scale; c. A smaller scale map or chart of surrounding areas, included for location purposes.

inset


Past participle: inset
Gerund: insetting

Imperative
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Present
I inset
you inset
he/she/it insets
we inset
you inset
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Preterite
I inset
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we inset
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Present Continuous
I am insetting
you are insetting
he/she/it is insetting
we are insetting
you are insetting
they are insetting
Present Perfect
I have inset
you have inset
he/she/it has inset
we have inset
you have inset
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Past Continuous
I was insetting
you were insetting
he/she/it was insetting
we were insetting
you were insetting
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Past Perfect
I had inset
you had inset
he/she/it had inset
we had inset
you had inset
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Future
I will inset
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he/she/it will inset
we will inset
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Future Perfect
I will have inset
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Future Continuous
I will be insetting
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Present Perfect Continuous
I have been insetting
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he/she/it has been insetting
we have been insetting
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Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been insetting
you will have been insetting
he/she/it will have been insetting
we will have been insetting
you will have been insetting
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Past Perfect Continuous
I had been insetting
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he/she/it had been insetting
we had been insetting
you had been insetting
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Conditional
I would inset
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Past Conditional
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.inset - a small picture inserted within the bounds or a larger oneinset - a small picture inserted within the bounds or a larger one
ikon, picture, icon, image - a visual representation (of an object or scene or person or abstraction) produced on a surface; "they showed us the pictures of their wedding"; "a movie is a series of images projected so rapidly that the eye integrates them"
2.inset - an artifact that is inserted or is to be inserted
artefact, artifact - a man-made object taken as a whole
dickey, dickie, dicky, shirtfront - a man's detachable insert (usually starched) to simulate the front of a shirt
3.inset - a piece of material used to strengthen or enlarge a garment
garment - an article of clothing; "garments of the finest silk"
piece of cloth, piece of material - a separate part consisting of fabric
Verb1.inset - set or place in
put in, stick in, inclose, insert, introduce, enclose - introduce; "Insert your ticket here"
Translations
صورَه أو خَريطَه داخِل أخْرى
detailpodrobná mapka
indføjelse
melléktérképszakmai továbbképzés
innfelld mynd
įdėtinis paveikslėlisįdėtinis žemėlapis
ielaidumkarte
podrobná mapka
küçük harita/resim Vb

inset

[ˈɪnset]
A. N (Typ) → recuadro m grabado or mapa o dibujo que se imprime en un ángulo de otro mayor; (= page(s)) → encarte m
B. VT (inset (pt, pp)) (Typ) [+ diagram, map] → insertar, imprimir como recuadro; [+ page(s)] → imprimir como encarte; (= indent) → sangrar

inset

[ˈɪnsɛt]
adj
[picture] → en médaillon
to be inset with sth → être serti(e) de qch
a gold pendant, inset with a diamond → un pendentif en or, serti d'un diamant
n (in picture, diagram)médaillon m

inset

vb: pret, ptp <inset>
vt map, illustrationeinfügen; (Sew) → einsetzen; the text is inset with illustrationsin den Text sind Illustrationen eingefügt
n
(= pages)Einlage f, → Beilage f; (also inset map)Nebenkarte f; (on diagram) → Nebenbild nt
(Sew) → Einsatz m

inset

(ˈinset) noun
a small map, picture etc that has been put in the corner of a larger one. In a map of a coastline, there may be an inset to show offshore islands.
References in periodicals archive ?
In contrast, the key factor for insetting in Island Cartography is the "complexity of land discontinuity", whereby a number of islands with a big variety in size and shape create a complex area surrounded by sea, a fact that makes it difficult to represent them at the same scale.
Insetting of the flap was begun at the posterior border of the hard palate, where the cephalad edge of the skin flap was sutured to the mucoperiosteum of the nasal side of the hard palate.
The inset area takes on an irregular boundary in this situation, but it does consist of whole geographic features, so it is known as "whole geography insetting.