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set
sɪ'tuːbɑːl
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Part of Speech(动) verb, (不及物的动) intransitive verb, (名) noun, (形) adjective
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(形) As an adjective
  1. Converted to solid form (as concrete).
  2. Fixed and unmoving.
  3. Set down according to a plan:.
  4. On the point of or strongly disposed.
  5. Situated in a particular spot or position.
  6. Determined or decided upon as by an authority.
  7. Being below the horizon.
(名) As a noun
  1. Several exercises intended to be done in series.
  2. The act of putting something in position.
    • Any electronic equipment that receives or transmits radio or tv signals.
      • Representation consisting of the scenery and other properties used to identify the location of a dramatic production.
      • Being temporarily ready to respond in a particular way.
      • A relatively permanent inclination to react in a particular way.
      • The descent of a heavenly body below the horizon.
        • A group of things of the same kind that belong together and are so used.
        • An abstract collection of numbers or symbols.
          • An unofficial association of people or groups.
          • The process of becoming hard or solid by cooling or drying or crystallization.
          • A unit of play in tennis or squash.
          • Evil Egyptian god with the head of a beast that has high square ears and a long snout; brother and murderer of Osiris.
          (动) As a verb
          1. Arrange attractively.
          2. Bear fruit.
          3. Alter or regulate so as to achieve accuracy or conform to a standard.
          4. Set to a certain position or cause to operate correctly.
            • Put into a certain state; cause to be in a certain state.
              • Make ready or suitable or equip in advance for a particular purpose or for some use, event, etc.
              • Get ready for a particular purpose or event.
              • Equip with sails or masts.
              • Become gelatinous.
              • Estimate.
              • Fix conclusively or authoritatively.
              • Decide upon or fix definitely.
              • Establish as the highest level or best performance.
              • Urge to attack someone.
              • Give a fine, sharp edge to a knife or razor.
                • Put into a certain place or abstract location.
                • Insert (a nail or screw below the surface, as into a countersink).
                • Put or set (seeds, seedlings, or plants) into the ground.
                • Fix in a border.
                  • Put into a position that will restore a normal state.
                    • Apply or start.
                      • Adapt for performance in a different way.
                      • Locate.
                      • Set in type.
                      • Disappear beyond the horizon.
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