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set-in

[set-in] /ˈsɛtˌɪn/
adjective
1.
made separately and placed within another unit.
Origin
1525-1535
1525-35; adj. use of verb phrase set in
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set in

verb (intransitive, adverb)
1.
to become established: the winter has set in
2.
(of wind) to blow or (of current) to move towards shore
adjective
3.
(of a part) made separately and then added to a larger whole: a set-in sleeve
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