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    Definition of sets in English Dictionary

  • NounBFset
    1. plural of set.
      1. INF Set theory.
      2. VerbBFsetPRsettingPT, PPsettedPTsetPPsetPPsetten
        1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of set.
        2. More Examples
          1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
            • The legs are set wide apart due to the very thick muscling.
            • Teachers should also avoid setting long poems in the lower and middle classes to be absorbed in homœopathical doses during the whole of a long term by the unfortunate children.
            • How much do you suppose that fancy dress set her back? ‎
          2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
            • Set in Amritsar, “Rab” reteams the director Aditya Chopra with Shahrukh Khan, Hindi cinema's reigning superstar, and the two deftly and winningly blend comedy and melodrama.
            • Set it back from the road by twenty or thirty feet. ‎
          3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
            • Minute quantities of chiral molecules such as amino acid L-alanine and limonene transform the racemic array of left- and right-twisted tactoids into a homochiral set.
            • Ploidy levels of the regenerants were determined by flow cytometry or by detection of sterile and fertile plants as inferred by inflorescence, mature pollen grain production, and seed set.
            • He couldn't afford the expensive headphones, so he decided to settle for the lower quality set.
        • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
          1. Nouns
            • Noun forms
              • Noun plural forms
            • Verbs
              • Verb forms
                • Verb singular forms
                  • Third-person singular forms
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            1. fr sets
            2. en sets in
            3. en sets up
            4. en setscrew
            5. en sets off
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            Meaning of sets for the defined word.

            Grammatically, this word "sets" is a noun, more specifically, a noun form. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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