MathML in HTML

I'm a little confused as to how MAthML is embedded in HTML.  I would
expect that one would use the OBJECT element of HTML.  How does Amaya
expect MathML to be embedded in HTML?

Russell O'Connor                           roconnor@uwaterloo.ca
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