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v. to schedule, as to "set a case for trial."

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SET, contracts. Foreign bills of exchange are generally drawn in parts; as, "pay this my first bill of exchange, second and third of the same tenor and date not paid;" the whole of these parts, which make but one bill, are called a set. Chit. Bills, 175, 6, (edition of 1836); 2 Pardess. n. 342.

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"Perhaps the flames will set fire to all that miserable wooden country, and if it does the loss will be very small and the Gargoyles never will be missed.
``Woman!'' he exclaimed with fury, ``thou hast not set fire to it?
And after listening attentively for some time Coifi again cried out, "'I advise, O King, that we instantly abjure and set fire to those temples and altars which we have consecrated without reaping any benefit from them.'
Sire, if my name was Fouquet, and people treated me in that manner, I would swallow at a single gulp all sorts of fireworks and other things, and I would set fire to them, and send myself and everybody else in blown-up atoms to the sky.
"They've broke in through a fence and, on the Wednesday, set fire to the grass and old carpets and wooden panels.
"They broke in through a fence and set fire to the grass and old carpets and wooden panels.
An attempt by a 26-year-old man to set fire to a petrol station could have had tragic result in a highly-populated area of Dumfries.
The court today heard how the 20-year-old of Butt Lane in Beverley, East Yorkshire, put his ex and her six housemates in danger when he deliberately set fire to wheelie bins he'd placed against her house in a bid for her to take him back.
Robert Bews, 38, set fire to rubbish at his house in Paisley's George Street, causing flames to destroy the bottom floor flat.
IT'S hard to find words suitable to be published in a family newspaper which describe those who set fire to a war memorial.
SANA reporter in Quenitra said that Jabhat al-Nusra-linked terrorists located in the wilderness of Jubata al Khashab area on Saturday night set fire to dozens of donnums of apple, cherry, and fig orchards in the areas of Kroum al-Hamria and al-Kashe to the south of Haddar village.