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  • set something apart for something — ˌset sthaˈpart (for sth) derived usually passive to keep sth for a special use or purpose • Two rooms were set apart for use as libraries. Main entry: ↑setderived …   Useful english dictionary

  • set apart — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms set apart : present tense I/you/we/they set apart he/she/it sets apart present participle setting apart past tense set apart past participle set apart 1) set someone/something apart to make someone or… …   English dictionary

  • set — 1 /set/ verb past tense and past participle set PUT DOWN 1 PUT (transitive always + adv/prep) to carefully put something down somewhere, especially something that is difficult to carry: set sth down/on etc: She set the tray down on a table next… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • set — set1 [ set ] (past tense and past participle set) verb *** ▸ 1 put someone/something somewhere ▸ 2 make something happen ▸ 3 make equipment ready ▸ 4 decide time/place/value ▸ 5 establish way to do something ▸ 6 do something that influences ▸ 7… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • set — /set/, v., set, setting, n., adj., interj. v.t. 1. to put (something or someone) in a particular place: to set a vase on a table. 2. to place in a particular position or posture: Set the baby on his feet. 3. to place in some relation to something …   Universalium

  • Special Forces (United States Army) — Infobox Military Unit unit name= Special Forces branch caption=United States Army Special Forces shoulder sleeve insignia nickname=Green Berets motto= De Oppresso Liber ( To Liberate the Oppressed ) colors= march= ceremonial chief= type= Special… …   Wikipedia

  • set — set1 verb (sets, setting; past and past participle set) 1》 put, lay, or stand (something) in a specified place or position.     ↘(be set) be situated in a specified place or position.     ↘represent (a story) as happening at a specified time or… …   English new terms dictionary

  • Special Bulletin — Infobox Television Film|name = Special Bulletin caption = Ed Flanders as RBS anchor John Woodley format = Mockumentary director = Marshall Herskovitz Edward Zwick producer = writer = starring = Ed Flanders music = cinematography = editing =… …   Wikipedia

  • Special member state territories and the European Union — Map of European Union in the world (with overseas countries and territories (OCT) and outermost regions (OMR)) Several European Union member states have special territories which, for historical, geographical, or political reasons, enjoy special… …   Wikipedia

  • special — I. adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French or Latin; Anglo French especial, from Latin specialis individual, particular, from species species Date: 13th century 1. distinguished by some unusual quality; especially being in some way …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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