—v., -set, -set•ting,
to set again: to reset an alarm clock.
to set back the odometer on (an auto or other vehicle) to a lower reading: a used-car dealer charged with resetting his cars.
to become set again: The alarm bell resets automatically.
the act of resetting.
that which is reset.
a plant which is replanted.
a device used in resetting an instrument or control mechanism.
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