|1.||(mathematics)||embedding - One instance of some mathematical object contained with in another instance, e.g. a group which is a subgroup.|
|2.||(theory)||embedding - (domain theory) A complete partial order F in
[X -> Y] is an embedding if|
(1) For all x1, x2 in X, x1 <= x2 <=> F x1 <= F x2 and
(2) For all y in Y, x | F x <= y is directed.
("<=" is written in LaTeX as \sqsubseteq).