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embedded
used in The Memory Keeper’s Daughter

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Definition
firmly within
in various senses, including:
  • firmly stuck into — as a thorn into a finger
  • enclosed within — as a fossil within a rock
  • implanted as a part — sometimes specifically of a reporter living with a military unit
  • Caroline had known her as a different person—a woman young and unsure, embedded in a life and a past she was not particularly proud to remember.
    p. 367.4

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