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set sth against sth

phrasal verb with set uk   /set/  us   /set/ verb (present participle setting, past tense and past participle set)
(Definition of set sth against sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “set sth against sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 比较, 权衡…
in Chinese (Traditional) 比較, 權衡…
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“set sth against sth” in British English

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