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### Noun

• S: (n) set (a group of things of the same kind that belong together and are so used) "a set of books"; "a set of golf clubs"; "a set of teeth"
• S: (n) set ((mathematics) an abstract collection of numbers or symbols) "the set of prime numbers is infinite"
• direct hyponym / full hyponym
• S: (n) interval (a set containing all points (or all real numbers) between two given endpoints)
• S: (n) group, mathematical group (a set that is closed, associative, has an identity element and every element has an inverse)
• S: (n) domain, domain of a function ((mathematics) the set of values of the independent variable for which a function is defined)
• S: (n) image, range, range of a function ((mathematics) the set of values of the dependent variable for which a function is defined) "the image of f(x) = x^2 is the set of all non-negative real numbers if the domain of the function is the set of all real numbers"
• S: (n) universal set ((mathematics) the set that contains all the elements or objects involved in the problem under consideration) "all other sets are subsets of the universal set"
• S: (n) locus (the set of all points or lines that satisfy or are determined by specific conditions) "the locus of points equidistant from a given point is a circle"
• S: (n) subset (a set whose members are members of another set; a set contained within another set)
• S: (n) null set (a set that is empty; a set with no members)
• S: (n) Mandelbrot set (a set of complex numbers that has a highly convoluted fractal boundary when plotted; the set of all points in the complex plane that are bounded under a certain mathematical iteration)
• S: (n) mathematical space, topological space ((mathematics) any set of points that satisfy a set of postulates of some kind) "assume that the topological space is finite dimensional"
• S: (n) field ((mathematics) a set of elements such that addition and multiplication are commutative and associative and multiplication is distributive over addition and there are two elements 0 and 1) "the set of all rational numbers is a field"
• S: (n) solution, root (the set of values that give a true statement when substituted into an equation)
• S: (n) diagonal ((mathematics) a set of entries in a square matrix running diagonally either from the upper left to lower right entry or running from the upper right to lower left entry)
• S: (n) intersection (a point or set of points common to two or more geometric configurations)
• domain category
• direct hypernym / inherited hypernym / sister term
• S: (n) set, exercise set (several exercises intended to be done in series) "he did four sets of the incline bench press"
• S: (n) stage set, set (representation consisting of the scenery and other properties used to identify the location of a dramatic production) "the sets were meticulously authentic"
• S: (n) set, circle, band, lot (an unofficial association of people or groups) "the smart set goes there"; "they were an angry lot"
• S: (n) bent, set (a relatively permanent inclination to react in a particular way) "the set of his mind was obvious"
• S: (n) set (the act of putting something in position) "he gave a final set to his hat"
• S: (n) set (a unit of play in tennis or squash) "they played two sets of tennis after dinner"
• S: (n) hardening, solidifying, solidification, set, curing (the process of becoming hard or solid by cooling or drying or crystallization) "the hardening of concrete"; "he tested the set of the glue"
• S: (n) Set, Seth (evil Egyptian god with the head of a beast that has high square ears and a long snout; brother and murderer of Osiris)
• S: (n) set (the descent of a heavenly body below the horizon) "before the set of sun"
• S: (n) set, readiness ((psychology) being temporarily ready to respond in a particular way) "the subjects' set led them to solve problems the familiar way and to overlook the simpler solution"; "his instructions deliberately gave them the wrong set"
• S: (n) set (any electronic equipment that receives or transmits radio or tv signals) "the early sets ran on storage batteries"

### Verb

• S: (v) put, set, place, pose, position, lay (put into a certain place or abstract location) "Put your things here"; "Set the tray down"; "Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children"; "Place emphasis on a certain point"
• S: (v) determine, set (fix conclusively or authoritatively) "set the rules"
• S: (v) specify, set, determine, define, fix, limit (decide upon or fix definitely) "fix the variables"; "specify the parameters"
• S: (v) set, mark (establish as the highest level or best performance) "set a record"
• S: (v) set (put into a certain state; cause to be in a certain state) "set the house afire"
• S: (v) set (fix in a border) "The goldsmith set the diamond"
• S: (v) fix, prepare, set up, ready, gear up, set (make ready or suitable or equip in advance for a particular purpose or for some use, event, etc) "Get the children ready for school!"; "prepare for war"; "I was fixing to leave town after I paid the hotel bill"
• S: (v) set (set to a certain position or cause to operate correctly) "set clocks or instruments"
• S: (v) set, localize, localise, place (locate) "The film is set in Africa"
• S: (v) set, go down, go under (disappear beyond the horizon) "the sun sets early these days"
• S: (v) arrange, set (adapt for performance in a different way) "set this poem to music"
• S: (v) plant, set (put or set (seeds, seedlings, or plants) into the ground) "Let's plant flowers in the garden"
• S: (v) set (apply or start) "set fire to a building"
• S: (v) jell, set, congeal (become gelatinous) "the liquid jelled after we added the enzyme"
• S: (v) typeset, set (set in type) "My book will be typeset nicely"; "set these words in italics"
• S: (v) set (put into a position that will restore a normal state) "set a broken bone"
• S: (v) set, countersink (insert (a nail or screw below the surface, as into a countersink))
• S: (v) set (give a fine, sharp edge to a knife or razor)
• S: (v) sic, set (urge to attack someone) "The owner sicked his dogs on the intruders"; "the shaman sics sorcerers on the evil spirits"
• S: (v) place, put, set (estimate) "We put the time of arrival at 8 P.M."
• S: (v) rig, set, set up (equip with sails or masts) "rig a ship"
• S: (v) set up, lay out, set (get ready for a particular purpose or event) "set up an experiment"; "set the table"; "lay out the tools for the surgery"
• S: (v) adjust, set, correct (alter or regulate so as to achieve accuracy or conform to a standard) "Adjust the clock, please"; "correct the alignment of the front wheels"
• S: (v) fructify, set (bear fruit) "the apple trees fructify"
• S: (v) dress, arrange, set, do, coif, coiffe, coiffure (arrange attractively) "dress my hair for the wedding"