Definition of unset in English:


Line breaks: un¦set
Pronunciation: /ʌnˈsɛt


(Of a jewel) not yet placed in a setting; unmounted: ten unset sapphires
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  • Polishers, setters and a goldsmith all work here on view, and more than 2,500 pieces of diamond jewellery and unset diamonds are displayed.
  • This is the largest diamond exhibition ever assembled and features magnificent unset stones, incredible jewelry, and wonderful artwork from the past seven centuries.
  • The consumption tax for unset polished diamond and diamond jewellery is to be collected at a reduced rate of 5 per cent.

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