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

See: adjust, appraise, assemblage, assess, assign, cement, chain, chronic, class, compact, confederacy, crystallize, customary, deposit, designate, embed, firm, fix, fixed, formal, habitual, inexorable, ingrained, instate, inveterate, levy, locate, permanent, pertinacious, place, plant, positive, prescribe, prescriptive, prevalent, ready, repose, resolute, resolve, rigid, routine, settle, situated, society, stabilize, unyielding, usual

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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The visit was part of the committee's commitment to tackling obesity across South Tyneside and follows the outcome of a commission which sets outs a 17-point plan to encourage healthy eating, particularly among children.
The strategic review depicts the current position of North-east England with its practical assets and technology capability, and sets outs a road map to help attract and encourage investment that will allow the region to achieve its aforementioned vision.
This review sets outs to identify the alternative data analysis methods that have been proposed, to identify why these approaches have not been adopted, and to propose the best means to initiate appropriate changes.