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inset

noun [C] uk   /ˈɪn.set/ us  
something positioned within a larger object: The map has an inset (= small extra map) in the top corner that shows the city centre in more detail.
inset
adjective [after verb] uk   /ɪnˈset/ us  
He bought her a gold necklace inset with rubies.
Translations of “inset”
in Spanish recuadro…
in French médaillon…
in German die Nebenkarte…
in Chinese (Traditional) 嵌入物…
in Chinese (Simplified) 嵌入物…
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