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set in

phrasal verb with set uk   /set/ us   /set/ verb present participle setting, past tense and past participle set
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phrasal verb with set us   /set/ verb
to begin: If the wound is untreated, infection may set in. In winter, darkness sets in so early! Note: said about conditions or situations that last for a period of time
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