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"insertion" in British English

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insertionnoun

uk   /ɪnˈsɜː.ʃən/ us   /ɪnˈsɝː.ʃən/
[U] the act of putting something inside something else, or adding something, especially words to something else: Scientists hope that the insertion of normal genes into the diseased cells will provide a cure.
[C] something you put inside something else or something, especially words that you add to something else: Any editorial insertions you make should be enclosed in square brackets.
(Definition of insertion from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"insertion" in Business English

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insertionnoun

uk   /ɪnˈsɜːʃən/ us  
[U] the act of putting one thing into something else, or of adding something to something else: The company has encouraged the insertion of exclusion clauses in contracts to prevent executives going over to the competition.
[C] MARKETING an insert noun : Please ask for our rates for colour insertions into our magazines.
[C] something that you add to something else: editorial insertions
(Definition of insertion from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “insertion”
in Chinese (Simplified) 插入,添写(尤指文字)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 插入,添加(尤指文字)…
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