set+aside

  • 1 Set-aside — as a political measure was introduced by the European Union (EU) in 1988 to (i) help reduce the large and costly surpluses produced in Europe under the guaranteed price system of the Common Agricultural Policy; and (ii) to deliver some… …

    Wikipedia

  • 2 set aside — vt 1: to disagree with and overturn (a decision or act of a lower tribunal) upon review: overrule vacate set aside the decree 2: to deprive of legal effect or force: annul void may set aside the contract …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 set-aside — /set euh suyd /, n. 1. something, as land or profits, set aside for a particular purpose. 2. a tract of federal lands set aside as a wildlife refuge, oil exploration site, etc. 3. a tract of farmland on which commercial crops or a specific crop… …

    Universalium

  • 4 set aside — Ⅰ. ► set aside 1) save or keep for a particular purpose. 2) annul (a legal decision or process). Main Entry: ↑set Ⅱ. ► set aside 1) temporarily remove (land) from agricultural production …

    English terms dictionary

  • 5 set-aside — ☆ set aside [set′ə sīd΄ ] n. something set aside or reserved, as by the government, for a specific purpose, for the use or benefit of a particular group, etc …

    English World dictionary

  • 6 set-aside — set a.side n [U and C] 1.) BrE an arrangement in the European Union in which a government pays farmers to leave some of their fields empty, in order to avoid producing too much of a crop and to keep the price higher 2.) an arrangement in the US… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 7 set aside — /ˌset ə saɪd/ verb to decide not to apply a decision ● The arbitrator’s award was set aside on appeal …

    Dictionary of banking and finance

  • 8 set-aside — n. Something, such as an amount of money that is reserved for some particular later use. Webster s New World Law Dictionary. Susan Ellis Wild. 2000 …

    Law dictionary

  • 9 set aside — verb 1. give or assign a resource to a particular person or cause (Freq. 6) I will earmark this money for your research She sets aside time for meditation every day • Syn: ↑allow, ↑appropriate, ↑earmark, ↑reserve …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 10 set aside — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms set aside : present tense I/you/we/they set aside he/she/it sets aside present participle setting aside past tense set aside past participle set aside 1) to keep or save something from a larger amount or… …

    English dictionary

  • 11 set-aside — A percentage of a municipal or corporate bond underwriting that is allocated for handling by a minority owned broker dealer firm. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * set aside ˈset aˌside noun [countable] FINANCE 1. an amount of money kept so… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 12 set aside — 1) set aside some money each month Syn: save, put by, put aside, put away, lay by, keep, reserve; store, stockpile, hoard, stow away, cache, withhold; informal salt away, squirrel away, stash away 2) he set asi …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 13 set aside — 1) PHRASAL VERB If you set something aside for a special use or purpose, you keep it available for that use or purpose. [V P n (not pron)] Some doctors advise setting aside a certain hour each day for worry... [V P n (not pron)] ₤130 million… …

    English dictionary

  • 14 set aside — v. (D; tr.) to set aside for (to set aside money for one s old age) * * * [ setə saɪd] (D;tr.) to set aside for (to set aside money for one s old age) …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 15 set aside — {v.} 1. To separate from the others in a group or collection. * /She set aside the things in the old trunk which she wanted to keep./ 2. To select or choose from others for some purpose. * /The governor set aside a day for thanksgiving./ 3. To… …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 16 set aside — {v.} 1. To separate from the others in a group or collection. * /She set aside the things in the old trunk which she wanted to keep./ 2. To select or choose from others for some purpose. * /The governor set aside a day for thanksgiving./ 3. To… …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 17 set\ aside — v 1. To separate from the others in a group or collection. She set aside the things in the old trunk which she wanted to keep. 2. To select or choose from others for some purpose. The governor set aside a day for thanksgiving. 3. To pay no… …

    Словарь американских идиом

  • 18 set-aside — N UNCOUNT: oft N n In the European Union, set aside is a scheme in which some areas of farmland are not used for a period of time, either because too much is being produced already, or so that a crop does not become too cheap. ...set aside land …

    English dictionary

  • 19 set-aside — 1. noun a) something that is set aside for a specific purpose b) (Britain and Europe) land that has been taken out of agricultural production to reduce crop surpluses 2 …

    Wiktionary

  • 20 set-aside — noun Date: 1943 1. something (as a portion of receipts or production) that is set aside for a specified purpose 2. a program requiring a percentage of opportunities (as for jobs or funding) to be reserved for an underrepresented group …

    New Collegiate Dictionary