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set

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verb \ˈset\

Medical Definition of set

setset·ting

  1. transitive verb

  2. :  to restore to normal position or connection when dislocated or fractured <set a broken bone>

  3. intransitive verb

  4. 1:  to become solid or thickened by chemical or physical alteration

  5. 2of a bone :  to become whole by knitting




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set

noun

Medical Definition of set

  1. :  a state of psychological preparedness usually of limited duration for action in response to an anticipated stimulus or situation <the influence of mental set on problem solving>





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