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    set off
  1. set-off

    • IPA[ˈsedˌôf]

    美式

    • n.
      an item or amount that is or may be set off against another in the settlement of accounts.;a counterbalancing debt pleaded by the defendant in an action to recover money due.
    • noun: set-off, plural noun: set-offs

    • 釋義

    名詞

    • 1. an item or amount that is or may be set off against another in the settlement of accounts.
    • a counterbalancing debt pleaded by the defendant in an action to recover money due.
    • dated a counterbalancing or compensating circumstance or condition as a set-off against such discussions there had come an improvement in their pecuniary position
    • 2. a step or shoulder at which the thickness of part of a building or machine is reduced.
    • 3. the unwanted transference of ink from one printed sheet or page to another before it has set.