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How many words are used to define the word "set" in the 2nd Edition of the Oxford English Dictionary

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high1971 answers:

just for the word set i got 12
but alot more if you include the phrases like setoff

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P-Kasso answers:

My big old family Bible-sized 1926 etymological dictionary lists five wholw pages of meanings and usages of the word 'set'.

It is by far the longest 'set' of definitions in the dictionary - and all for such a short word too!

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