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verb [transitive]     inset pronunciation in British English
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present tense
present participleinsetting
past tenseinset
past participleinset

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  1. 1
    to put something such as a small picture onto a printed page
  2. 2
    to put small jewels, stones, pieces of glass etc in the surface of something as a decoration
    inset something with something:

    The frame is inset with pieces of coloured glass.

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a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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