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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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Their addition gave the concert a more festive feel and a sense of how the songs might have come across in a social setting back in the day.
Setting back the indulgence of memory, Threads induces retrospective thought into all of its reader for an interesting and everlastingly fun interpretation of several entities individualistic occurrences, tactfully tied together for an all-together awe-inspiring novel.
Decades later, Bill Davidson still seethed over that remark, stating the obvious: "There was no goddamn industry to start with, I mean what are we setting back seven years?