Reset



verb (used with object), reset, resetting.
1.
to set again:
to reset an alarm clock.
2.
to set back the odometer on (an auto or other vehicle) to a lower reading:
a used-car dealer charged with resetting his cars.
verb (used without object), reset, resetting.
3.
to become set again:
The alarm bell resets automatically.
noun
4.
the act of resetting.
5.
that which is reset.
6.
a plant which is replanted.
7.
a device used in resetting an instrument or control mechanism.
verb (transitive) (riːˈsɛt) -sets, -setting, -set
1.
to set again (a broken bone, matter in type, a gemstone, etc)
2.
to restore (a gauge, dial, etc) to zero
3.
Also clear. to restore (the contents of a register or similar device) in a computer system to zero
noun (ˈriːˌsɛt)
4.
the act or an instance of setting again
5.
a thing that is set again
6.
a plant that has been recently transplanted
7.
a device for resetting instruments, controls, etc
verb (riːˈsɛt) -sets, -setting, -set
1.
to receive or handle goods knowing they have been stolen
noun (ˈriːˌsɛt)
2.
the receiving of stolen goods

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