inlay
Pronunciation
Verb
  • IPA: /ɪnˈleɪ/
Noun
  • IPA: /ˈɪn.leɪ/
Verb

inlay (inlays, present participle inlaying; past and past participle inlaid)

  1. To place#Verb|place (pieces of a foreign material) within another material to form a decorative design.
  2. (dentistry) To place an inlay in a tooth.
Noun

inlay (plural inlays)

  1. The material placed within a different material in the form of a decoration.
  2. (dentistry) A filling for a tooth, made of ceramic or gold to fit the cavity and shape of tooth and cemented into place.
  3. The piece of paper or the booklet inside the case of a CD or DVD
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