setting

  1. the context and environment in which something is set
  2. the state of the environment in which a situation exists
  3. arrangement of scenery and properties to represent the place where a play or movie is enacted
  4. the physical position of something
  5. a table service for one person
  6. mounting consisting of a piece of metal (as in a ring or other jewelry) that holds a gem in place
  7. put i......

    setting

    A method of securing a stone or other ornament in a piece of jewelry. There are many different types of settings, including the collet, claw, Tiffany, cut-down, pav
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/22290

    setting

    The proper placement of a gem on an ornament, or the ordained area for the placement of a gem.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/22291

    Setting

    • (n.) The act of marking the position of game, as a setter does; also, hunting with a setter. • (n.) Something set in, or inserted. • (n.) The act of one who, or that which, sets; as, the setting of type, or of gems; the setting of the sun; the setting (hardening) of moist plaster of Paris; the setting (set) of a current. • (p....
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    Setting

    (n) Setting is the process by which arrangements are made for formal happening of an event or sitting of court etc like serving due notice, scheduling the activities etc
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21213

    Setting

    1) The scheduling of a particular legal proceeding, such as a hearing or trial. 2) The date and time when a particular hearing or trial is scheduled to take place.
    Found on http://www.nolo.com/dictionary/setting-term.html

    setting

    noun a mounting consisting of a piece of metal (as in a ring or other jewelry) that holds a gem in place; `the diamond was in a plain gold mount`
    Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974

    setting

    noun the context and environment in which something is set; `the perfect setting for a ghost story`
    Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974

    Setting

    [narrative] In works of narrative (especially fictional), the literary element setting includes the historical moment in time and geographic location in which a story takes place, and helps initiate the main backdrop and mood for a story. Setting has been referred to as story world or milieu to include a context (especially society) beyond ...
    Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Setting_(narrative)

    Setting

    Set'ting noun 1. The act of one who, or that which, sets; as, the setting of type, or of gems; the setting of the sun; the setting (hardening) of moist plaster of Paris; the setting (set) of a current. 2. The act of marking the position of game, as a sette...
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/S/76

    Setting

    A mounting or the portion of a mounting which actuallyholds the stone.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/22148

    Setting

    A process of moistening and then drying by heat by which the lasted upper is fixed to the shape of last in a few minutes so that the last can be released for further use.
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    Setting

    A stoppage resulting from a loss of momentum in the balance so that it fails to bridge the gap between one impulse and the next.   This can be caused by an abrupt movement on the wearer's part;  if this turns the body of the watch in the same direction as the rotation of the balance, the latter will
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20450

    Setting

    A system of organising pupils into ability groups for particular subjects.
    Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20928

    Setting

    As in any performing art or literary art the setting is the time and place where the events of the story line of a film take-place. The setting includes cultural aspects, time-frames and sequences, historical parallels, atmosphere and psychological orientation. Some settings are developed on location while others are developed and maintained in the...
    Found on http://www.allmovie.com/glossary/term/setting

    Setting

    fitting
    Found on http://www.telelib.com/authors/S/ScottWalter/prose/pirate/glossary.html

    setting

    Hardening, as of amalgam. ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973

    setting

    in literature, the location and time frame in which the action of a narrative takes place.[4 related articles]
    Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/s/69

    setting

    n. the action of a court, clerk or commissioner in scheduling a trial or hearing.
    Found on http://dictionary.law.com/Default.xhtml?selected=1936

    Setting

    Putting pupils into different groups for a particular subject according to their ability in that subject.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20795

    Setting

    see Pupil grouping.
    Found on http://www.educationengland.org.uk/history/glossary.html

    Setting

    See: Hardening.
    Found on http://reprap.org/wiki/Glossary

    setting

    the context and environment in which something is situated
    Found on https://www.vocabulary.com/lists/934465

    setting

    the context and environment in which something is situated
    Found on https://www.vocabulary.com/lists/934465

    setting

    the context and environment in which something is situated
    Found on https://www.vocabulary.com/lists/934334
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