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setting

Synonyms of setting in English:

noun

  • 1 a converted barn in a beautiful rural setting it was an unlikely setting for a marriage proposal
    habitat;
    area, neighbourhood, region, district;
    technical locus
  • 2 a garnet in a heavy gold setting
    mounting, mount, fixture, surround
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    Pronunciation: iˈnäkyo͞oəs
    adjective
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