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Incorporate something as an integral part of a product, service, or system:‘we have baked in XML web services as part of the core of our platform’‘the company continues to place a heavy emphasis on baked-in security’
- ‘Other media executives who use cloud computing have told me they baked in similar protections into their contracts.’
- ‘All the innovations we previously bolted on will have become baked in: just part of the way things are.’
- ‘Is this just the baked-in stubbornness of one man?’
- ‘It combines an LED flat panel television set with built-in speakers, a baked-in Internet connection, and a combination CD/DVD/Blu-ray player.’
- ‘So why bake in all that complexity?’
- ‘Storage companies are baking in their best levels of availability.’
- ‘You want to use international settings on your development system so that you remember to bake in the code that adjusts for all these things.’
- ‘This differentiation between "bolt-on" usability and "baked-in" usability you keep mentioning does not exist.’
- ‘The assumption is that technology is baked in there.’
- ‘We’re learning that Microsoft’s newest mobile OS has similar functionality baked in.’
- ‘And when Michael started importing some sites himself, he found about 10 bugs I had baked in by mistake.’
- ‘It's not merely convention, it's baked-in.’
- ‘DLNA support comes baked in, allowing you to wirelessly throw your music, photos, and videos to other DLNA-compatible devices in your home.’
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