insert (v.) "to set in, put or place in," 1520s, from insert, pp. of M.E. inseren "to set in place, to graft, to introduce (into the mind)" (late 14c.), from L. inserere "to put in, implant," from in- "in" (see IN- (Cf. in-) (2)) + serere "join together" (see SERIES (Cf. series)). Related: Inserted; inserting. The noun meaning "something inserted" is from 1893.

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