Incused


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Incused

In numismatics, describing an image on a coin that is pressed into the background and does not rise above it.
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Rather, they worried that "topical" or fad miniatures, which bore little relation to real life or which incused on vacuous themes, damaged children's development.
The worker instead filed the inscribed serial number off of the erroneous pipe and incused it with the number for the correct pipe, they said.
The year of minting, the mint mark, and E PLURIBUS UNUM are incused on the edge of the coin.