Origin vs. Insertion

Origin vs. Insertion — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Origin and Insertion

Originnoun

The point at which something comes into existence or from which it derives or is derived.

Insertionnoun

The act or process of inserting.

Originnoun

often origins Ancestry

"We cannot escape our origins, however hard we try" (James Baldwin).

Insertionnoun

Something inserted, as an ornamental strip of lace or embroidery inserted between pieces of fabric.

Originnoun

The fact of originating; rise or derivation

The rumor had its origin in an impulsive remark.

Insertionnoun

(Anatomy) The point or mode of attachment of a skeletal muscle to the bone or other body part that it moves.

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Originnoun

(Anatomy) The point of attachment of a muscle that remains relatively fixed during contraction.

Insertionnoun

(Genetics) The addition, as by mutation, of one or more nucleotides to a chromosome.

Originnoun

(Mathematics) The point of intersection of coordinate axes, as in the Cartesian coordinate system.

Insertionnoun

The act of inserting, or something inserted.

Originnoun

The beginning of something.

Insertionnoun

(anatomy) The distal end of attachment of a muscle to a bone that will be moved by the muscle.

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Originnoun

The source of a river, information, goods, etc.

Insertionnoun

(genetics) The addition of a nucleotide to a chromosome by mutation.

Originnoun

(mathematics) The point at which the axes of a coordinate system intersect.

Insertionnoun

a message (spoken or written) that is introduced or inserted;

with the help of his friend's interpolations his story was eventually toldwith many insertions in the margins

Originnoun

(anatomy) The proximal end of attachment of a muscle to a bone that will not be moved by the action of that muscle.

Insertionnoun

the act of putting one thing into another

Originnoun

(cartography) An arbitrary point on Earth's surface, chosen as the zero for a system of coordinates.

Originnoun

(in the plural) Ancestry.

Originnoun

the place where something begins, where it springs into being;

the Italian beginning of the RenaissanceJupiter was the origin of the radiationPittsburgh is the source of the Ohio Rivercommunism's Russian root

Originnoun

properties attributable to your ancestry;

he comes from good origins

Originnoun

an event that is a beginning; a first part or stage of subsequent events

Originnoun

the point of intersection of coordinate axes; where the values of the coordinates are all zero

Originnoun

the descendants of one individual;

his entire lineage has been warriors