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300. [Forcible Ingress.] Insertion.

   NOUN:INSERTION, infixion, implantation, introduction; embolism, interpolation, intercalation, interlineation, insinuation (intervention) [See Interjacence]; planting &c. v.; injection, inoculation, importation, infusion; forcible ingress [See Ingress]; immersion; submersion, submergence, dip, plunge; bath (water) [See Water]; interment [See Interment].
  ENEMA, clyster, glyster, lavage, lavement.
   VERB:INSERT, introduce, intromit, put into, run into; import; inject; imbed, inlay, inweave; interject [See Interjacence]; infuse, instill or instil, inoculate, impregnate, imbue, imbrue.
  insert &c. itself; plunge in medias res [L.].
  GRAFT, ingraft, engraft, bud, plant, implant; dovetail.
  OBTRUDE; thrust in, stick in, ram in, stuff in, tuck in, press in, drive in, pop in, whip in, drop in, put in: impact; pierce &c. (make a hole) [See Opening].
  IMMERSE, immerge, merge; bathe, soak (water) [See Water]; dip, plunge [See Plunge].
  BURY (inter) [See Interment].