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setter

noun set·ter \ˈse-tər\

: a person or thing that determines or establishes something

: a large dog that has long ears and long, smooth hair

Full Definition of SETTER

1
:  one that sets
2
:  a large bird dog (as an Irish setter) of a type trained to point on finding game
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First Known Use of SETTER

15th century
SETTER Defined for Kids

setter

noun set·ter \ˈse-tər\

Definition of SETTER for Kids

1
:  a large dog that has long hair and is used in hunting birds
2
:  someone or something that sets

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