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Synonyms for setting

Synonyms for setting

the place where an action or event occurs

the properties, backdrops, and other objects arranged for a dramatic presentation

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the context and environment in which something is set

the state of the environment in which a situation exists

arrangement of scenery and properties to represent the place where a play or movie is enacted

the set of facts or circumstances that surround a situation or event

the physical position of something

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a table service for one person

a mounting consisting of a piece of metal (as in a ring or other jewelry) that holds a gem in place

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Significant research suggests that the degree of success a student experiences in their efforts towards achieving self-regulation through individual goal setting is largely influenced by the cognitive processes of motivation and self-efficacy.
As indicated, 76% of the students in this study felt that setting their own goals made them, usually, or almost always, better students.
The strict adherence to these two rules for a beginner often leads him or her to resort to forearm passing all future setting opportunities, especially after a violation has been called.
As a result, this yields fewer setting repetitions and an overall decrease in consistency in location and speed of each set.
Comments from the counselor educators (N = 8) who identified a field-based setting as most efficacious for school counselor preparation included: "I think students will be more effective overall having a closely supervised practicum.
As suggested by Bemak (2000), courses with school-specific content such as Introduction to School Counseling, Substance Abuse Prevention and Intervention in the Schools, Introduction to Group Counseling in the Schools, and Ethics and Issues in School Counseling have been developed at UNLV to provide students with information relevant to the setting in which they will work.
In moments of self-evaluation I willingly agreed with him and in later writing sought to avoid the kind of characterless banality that comes all too easily in the hasty setting of a long prose text.
Alternately, students may negotiate with their nursing faculty member to be assigned to the camp setting for a shorter duration as a course elective within their nursing program - at no cost to the camp other than the student's room and board.
Every facility was likely created with the intention of providing the best setting it could, within the available resources.
The Strong Baseball Principle implies that for individual pairs of photons, what happens at one detector doesn't depend on the choice of setting at the other detector.
In the digital era, they have to rely on the image quality features and settings provided by the camera manufacturer.
Fn-02-1 setting, automatic noise reduction occurs when noise is detected for exposures of 1 second or longer, regardless of ISO.
Sharp's YH-7xxx series of color CCD camera modules is compact enough to fit inside the set-top box and offers electronic exposure for automatic setting of the iris and with a choice of output formats including NTSC composite video, Y/C or Y.
Optimum Settings is a Windows-based software program that allows users to effectively plan, design, and manage dimensionally-accurate room layouts with automatic table and seating arrangements, audio/visual placements, room partitions and furnishings, inventory tracking, guest lists, and more.