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Set, The Set, SET or SETS may refer to:


Science, technology, and mathematics


Mathematics

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Set (mathematics) In mathematics Mathematics (from Greek: ) includes the study of such topics as numbers (arithmetic and number theory), formulas and related structures (algebra), shapes and spaces in which they are contained (geometry), and quantities an ...
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Category of sets In the mathematical Mathematics (from Greek: ) includes the study of such topics as numbers (arithmetic and number theory), formulas and related structures (algebra), shapes and spaces in which they are contained (geometry), and quantities an ...
, the category whose objects and morphisms are sets and total functions, respectively


Electronics and computing

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Set (abstract data type) In computer science Computer science deals with the theoretical foundations of information, algorithms and the architectures of its computation as well as practical techniques for their application. Computer science is the study of Algorit ...
, a data type in computer science that is a collection of unique values **
Set (C++) Set, The Set, or SET may refer to: Science, technology, and mathematics Mathematics *Set (mathematics) In mathematics, a set is a collection of Distinct (mathematics), distinct Element (mathematics), elements. The elements that make up a set ...
, a set implementation in the C++ Standard Library *
Set (command) This article presents a list of commands used by DOS operating systems, especially as used on x86-based IBM PC compatibles (PCs). List of DOS operating systems#Other operating systems, Other DOS operating systems are not part of the scope of this l ...
, a command for setting values of environment variables in Unix and Microsoft operating-systems *
Secure Electronic Transaction Secure Electronic Transaction (SET) is a communications protocol standard for securing credit card transactions over Computer network, networks, specifically, the Internet. SET was not itself a payment system, but rather a set of security protocols ...
, a standard protocol for securing credit card transactions over insecure networks *
Single-electron transistor A single-electron transistor (SET) is a sensitive electronic device based on the Coulomb blockade effect. In this device the electrons flow through a tunnel junction between source/drain to a quantum dot (conductive island). Moreover, the electrica ...
, a device to amplify currents in nanoelectronics *
Single-ended triode A single-ended triode (SET) is a vacuum tube electronic amplifier that uses a single triode to produce an output, in contrast to a Push-pull output, push-pull amplifier which uses a pair of devices with antiphase inputs to generate an output with ...
, a type of electronic amplifier * Set!, a programming syntax in the scheme programming language


Biology and psychology

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Set (psychology) In psychology, a set is a group of expectations that shape experience by making people especially sensitive to specific kinds of information. A ''perceptual set'', also called ''perceptual expectancy'', is a predisposition to perception, perceive th ...
, a set of expectations which shapes perception or thought *Set or
sett A sett or set is a badger's den. It usually consists of a network of tunnels and numerous entrances. The largest setts are spacious enough to accommodate 15 or more animals with up to of tunnels and as many as 40 openings. Such elaborate setts ...

sett
, a badger's den *Set, a small tuber or bulb used instead of seed, especially: **
Potato The potato is a starch#Food, starchy tuber of the plant ''Solanum tuberosum'' and is a root vegetable native to the Americas. The plant is a perennial plant, perennial in the nightshade family Solanaceae. Wild potato species can be found thro ...

Potato
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Onion The onion (''Allium cepa'' L., from Latin ''cepa'' "onion"), also known as the bulb onion or common onion, is a vegetable Vegetables are parts of plants that are consumed by humans or other animals as food. The original meaning is still co ...

Onion
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SET (gene) Protein SET is a protein that in humans is encoded by the ''SET'' gene. Interactions Protein SET has been shown to Protein-protein interaction, interact with: * Acidic leucine-rich nuclear phosphoprotein 32 family member A, * CDK5R1, * KLF5, ...
, gene for a human protein involved in apoptosis, transcription and nucleosome assembly * Single
Embryo Transfer Embryo transfer refers to a step in the process of assisted reproduction in which embryo An embryo is the early stage of development of a multicellular organism A multicellular organism is an organism that consists of more than one cell (biol ...
, used in ''in vitro'' fertilization


Physics and chemistry

* A chemical change in an
adhesive Adhesive, also known as glue, cement, mucilage, or paste, is any non-metallic substance applied to one or both surfaces of two separate items that binds them together and resists their separation. The use of adhesives offers certain advantag ...
from unbonded to bonded ** Set, to make/become solid; see
Solidification Freezing is a phase transition In , , and many other related fields, phase transitions (or phase changes) are the of transition between a state of a medium, identified by some parameters, and another one, with different values of the paramet ...
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Stress–energy tensor The stress–energy tensor, sometimes called the stress–energy–momentum tensor or the energy–momentum tensor, is a tensor physical quantity that describes the density and flux of energy and momentum in spacetime, generalizing the Cauchy str ...
, a physical quantity in the theory of fields *
Single electron transfer In chemistry, a radical is an atom, molecule, or ion that has an unpaired electron, unpaired valence electron. With some exceptions, these unpaired electrons make radicals highly chemical reaction, chemically reactive. Many radicals spontaneous ...


Other uses in science and technology

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Saw set A saw set is a tool or part of the tool kit for tuning saw A saw is a tool A tool is an object that can extend an individual's ability to modify features of the surrounding environment. Although many animals use simple tools, only human ...

Saw set
, the process of setting the teeth of a saw so each tooth protrudes to the side of the blade *
Scalar expectancyThe scalar timing or scalar expectancy theory (SET) is a model of the processes that govern behavior controlled by time. The model posits an internal clock, and particular memory and Decision making, decision processes. SET is one of the most importa ...
theory, a model of the processes that govern behavior controlled by time * Science, Engineering & Technology, e.g.
The Science, Engineering & Technology Student of the Year AwardsThe Science, Engineering & Technology Student of the Year Awards (SET Awards) were presented to outstanding undergraduate students in the United Kingdom yearly between 1998 and 2013. The award was open to students who were on a first-degree course at ...
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Simulated Emergency TestThe annual Simulated Emergency Test (SET) is a training exercise involving the Amateur Radio Emergency Service (ARES) and the National Traffic System (NTS), a message-handling service of amateur radio. The American Radio Relay League is a prime move ...
, an amateur radio training exercise * Software Engineer in Test, a
Quality Assurance Quality assurance (QA) is a way of preventing mistakes and defects in manufactured products and avoiding problems when delivering products or services to customers; which ISO 9000 The ISO 9000 family of quality management systems A quality man ...

Quality Assurance
job title in some software companies *
Strategic Energy Technologies Although the European Union The European Union (EU) is a political and economic union of Member state of the European Union, member states that are located primarily in Europe. Its members have a combined area of and an estimated tot ...
Plan of the European Union *
Suzuki SET A four-stroke power valve is a device fitted to four-stroke engine A four-stroke (also four-cycle) engine is an internal combustion (IC) engine in which the piston completes four separate strokes while turning the crankshaft. A stroke refers to ...
, Suzuki Exhaust Tuning of motorcycles


Arts and entertainment


Dance

*Set, the basic square formation in square dancing *Set, the basic longwise, square or triangular formation in Scottish Country dancing *Set, the basic formation of more than one couple in Scottish, English and Irish Céilidh


Film, television and theatre

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Set (film and TV scenery)A set is artificially constructed scenery used in theatre Theatre or theater is a collaborative form of performing art that uses live performers, usually actor, actors or actresses, to present the experience of a real or imagined event before a ...
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Theatrical scenery Image:Scenic Design by Glenn Davis, Hospital Set 2013.jpg, Scenery for a realistic hospital scene, with props Theatrical scenery is that which is used as a setting for a theatrical production. Scenery may be just about anything, from a single chair ...
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Set construction Set construction is the process undertaken by a construction manager to build full-scale scenery, as specified by a production designer or art director working in collaboration with the director Director may refer to: Literature * Director ...

Set construction
, construction of scenery for theatrical, movie, television production, and video game production * ''The Set'' (film) * ''The Set'' (TV series), an Australian music television show * Sanlih Entertainment Television, a television channel in Taiwan *
Sony Entertainment Television Sony Entertainment Television (abbr. SET) is an Indian Hindi Hindi ( Devanagari: हिन्दी, IAST/ ISO 15919: ''Hindī''), or more precisely Modern Standard Hindi ( Devanagari: मानक हिन्दी, IAST/ ISO 1591 ...
, a Hindi-language television channel


Music

*DJ set or
DJ mix A DJ mix or DJ mixset is a sequence of musical tracks typically mixed together to appear as one continuous track. DJ mixes are usually performed using a DJ mixer A DJ mixer is a type of audio mixing console An audio engineer adjusts a mi ...
, a musical performance by a DJ *
Set theory (music) Musical set theory provides concepts for categorizing music Music is the of arranging s in time through the of melody, harmony, rhythm, and timbre. It is one of the aspects of all human societies. General include common elements such ...
, dealing with concepts for categorizing musical objects and describing their relationships *
Set (music) A set (pitch set, pitch-class set, set class, set form, set genus, pitch collection) in music theory Music theory is the study of the practices and possibilities of music. ''The Oxford Companion to Music'' describes three interrelated uses of th ...
, a collection of discrete entities, for example pitch sets, duration sets, and timbre sets * ''Set'' (Thompson Twins album) * ''Set'' (Alex Chilton album) *
Set list A set list, or most commonly setlist, is typically a handwritten or printed document created as an ordered list of songs, jokes, stories and other elements an artist intends to present during a specific performance. A setlist can be made of nearl ...
, a list of songs to be played during musical performances


Other arts

* Set (video game), a group of items that adds specific bonuses *Set or
Father Set Demons are fictional characters appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics Marvel Comics is the brand name and primary imprint of Marvel Worldwide Inc., formerly Marvel Publishing, Inc. and Marvel Comics Group, a publishe ...
, a fictional deity in the Conan adventures


Businesses and organizations

* Societatea Pentru Exploatări Tehnice, a Romanian aeronautics company of the 1920s to 1940s *
South Eastern Trains South Eastern Trains (stylised as Southeastern) was a publicly owned train operating company A train operating company (TOC) is a business operating passenger trains on the railway system of Great Britain under the collective National Rail ...
, former train operator England *
Stock Exchange of Thailand In finance, stock (also capital stock) consists of all of the shares In financial markets A financial market is a market in which people trade financial securities and derivatives at low transaction costs. Some of the securities in ...
, the national stock exchange of Thailand *
SET Index
SET Index
, an index for the Stock Exchange of Thailand *
Study of Exceptional Talent The Julian C. Stanley Study of Exceptional Talent (SET) is an outgrowth of the Study of Mathematically Precocious Youth (SMPY) at Johns Hopkins University. Founded in 1971 by Professor Julian Stanley, SMPY pioneered the concept of above-grade-level ...
, a program for gifted students * Sydney Electric Train Society, an electric train preservation society in Sydney, Australia


Religion

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Set (deity) Set (; Egyptian language#Egyptological pronunciation, Egyptological: ''Sutekh - swtẖ ~ stẖ'' or Greek language, Greek: Seth ) is a deity, god of deserts, storms, disorder, violence, and foreigners in ancient Egyptian religion. In Ancient G ...
or Seth, an ancient Egyptian deity *Set or
Seth Seth,; el, Σήθ ''Sḗth''; ; "placed", "appointed") in Judaism Judaism is an Abrahamic religions, Abrahamic, monotheism, monotheistic, and ethnic religion comprising the collective religious, cultural, and legal tradition and civili ...
, a Biblical character, a son of Adam and Eve


Sport and games

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Set (darts) A set in darts consists of a sequence of leg (darts), legs (games) played, ending when the count of legs won meets certain criteria. Throwing first is considered an advantage in a leg, so players alternate who throws first in each leg during the set ...
, a sequence of games * Set (card game) * Set (cards), two or more cards of the same rank * Set (dominoes), the first play in dominoes *Set, a signal used in
American football American football, referred to simply as football in the United States and Canada and also known as gridiron, is a team sport played by two teams of eleven players on a rectangular American football field, field with goalposts at each end. ...

American football
*The set, a
pitching position In baseball Baseball is a bat-and-ball games, bat-and-ball game played between two opposing teams who take turns batting (baseball), batting and fielding. The game proceeds when a player on the fielding team (baseball), fielding team, c ...
in baseball *Set, a unit of play in
tennis Tennis is a racket sport that can be played individually against a single opponent (Types of tennis match#Singles, singles) or between two teams of two players each (Types of tennis match#Doubles, doubles). Each player uses a tennis racket th ...

tennis
*Set, a team's second contact with the ball in
volleyball Volleyball is a team sport A team sport includes any sport Sport pertains to any form of Competition, competitive physical activity or game that aims to use, maintain or improve physical ability and skills while providing enjoym ...

volleyball
*Set, a group of repetitions in
weight training Weight training is a common type of strength training Strength training or resistance training involves the performance of physical exercises which are designed to improve strength and endurance. It is often associated with the lifting of ...
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Three of a kind (poker) In poker, players form sets of five playing cards, called ''hands'', according to the List of poker variants, rules of the game. Each hand has a Ranking, rank, which is compared against the ranks of other hands participating in the Showdown (poke ...
, a type of poker hand


Other uses

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Set and setting Set and setting, when referring to a psychedelic drug experience, means one's mindset (shortened to "set") and the physical and social environment (the "setting") in which the user has the experience. This is especially relevant for psychedelic ...
, coined by Timothy Leary to describe the mindset and location of hallucinogenic experiences * Seṭ and aniṭ roots, in Sanskrit grammar * Set (river), a river in northeastern Spain *
Selective Employment Tax Selective Employment Tax (SET) was a weekly payroll tax Payroll taxes are taxes imposed on employers or employees, and are usually calculated as a percentage of the salaries that employers pay their employees. By law, some payroll taxes are t ...
, a tax in the United Kingdom from 1966 to 1973 *
Senate Electoral Tribunal The Senate Electoral Tribunal (SET) is an electoral tribunal that decides election protests in the Senate of the Philippines The Senate of the Philippines ( Filipino: ''Senado ng Pilipinas'', also ''Mataas na Kapulungan ng Pilipinas'' or "upper ...
, decides election protests for the Senate of the Philippines *Set, slang term for a subgroup within a
gang A gang is a group A group is a number A number is a mathematical object used to counting, count, measurement, measure, and nominal number, label. The original examples are the natural numbers 1, 2, 3, 4, and so forth. Numbers can be repre ...


See also

* Seti (disambiguation) * Sett (disambiguation) * Sette (disambiguation) * Setting (disambiguation) * Setup (disambiguation) * {{disambig