Dictionary definition for: Set
18. (v) 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"
28. (n) (psychology) a temporary readiness 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"
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