WordNet Search - 3.1

Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations

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- 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"*

- 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"*