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SET'TER, noun

1. One that sets; as a setter on, or inciter; a setter up; a setter forth, etc.

2. A dog that beats the field and starts birds for sportsmen.

3. A man that performs the office of a setting dogor finds persons to be plundered.

4. One that adapts words to music in composition.

5. Whatever sets off, adorns or recommends. [Not used.]

First Occurrence in the Bible(KJV): Acts 17:18