made separately and placed within another unit.
- Set in motion
Start something moving, give impetus to something, as in A press conference set the new project in motion. It is also put asset the wheels in motion, as in Let’s set the wheels in motion for the new library wing. This idiom dates from about 1800. It was preceded by put in motion, which dates […]
- Set-in sleeve
noun 1. a sleeve joined to the body of a garment at the shoulder and having a seam at that juncture.
noun 1. the setose, oarlike leg of an aquatic insect.
noun 1. the practice of visiting places used as locations in feature films