Answer: Attachment of a muscle tendon to a moveable bone.
Word Origin mid 16th century (in insertion (sense 2)): from late Latin insertio(n-) from Latin inserere (see insert).
Scrabble Points: 9
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Insertion definition is - something that is inserted: such as. How to use insertion in a sentence.
1. the act of inserting or something that is inserted 2. (Journalism & Publishing) a word sentence correction etc inserted into text such as a newspaper 3.
Insertion is a type of mutation involving the addition of genetic material. An insertion mutation can be small involving a single extra DNA base pair or large involving a piece of a chromosome.
something inserted: an insertion in the middle of a paragraph.
the act of putting something inside something else or adding something especially word...