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setting apart

phrase
present participle of set apart

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to keep or intend for a special purpose
  • They set apart a stack of pictures for the slideshow.

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“Setting apart.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/setting%20apart. Accessed 25 Jan. 2021.

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