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Synonyms for set-back

structure where a wall or building narrows abruptly

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bbc HX515 and HX615, with set-forward and set-back axle design, respectively; and, the Cummins ISX15-powered, 120-in.
With his contract up at the end of W next season, this latest set-back has cast doubt over his future at Newcastle, 20 years after he first joined the club as a youth.
Elsewhere, Danny Pugh also suffered a set-back this week when he aggravated an ankle injury that has kept him out since mid October.
The draft guidelines propose a mandatory set-back of 500 metres," she said.
JOHANN MULLER believes Paddy Jackson will develop into a world class out-half because of the way he has dealt with set-backs in the past year.
The Set-Back 113 is targeted toward LTL/regional hauling and distribution applications, offering users and fleets lower fuel costs and lower exhaust emissions.
Ban stacked all of these on a 4m by 16m footprint, linking the ground floor restaurant and open kitchen to the mezzanine studio and set-back living area with an open staircase running up the inner wall.
BIRMINGHAM boss Steve Bruce's battle against relegation has suffered a set-back with midfielder Aliou Cisse ruled out of the scrap for survivial for another three weeks.
Baan blames this set-back on "short-term factors affecting the enterprise applications industry" though it does claim that its restructuring program has hit "sales productivity.
For this to happen now is so sad and it is a terrible set-back for both Kris and the club.
Many residences will offer expansive glass-wrapped terraces, grand townhomes will feature private garden terraces, and penthouses will boast set-back terraces with breathtaking views of Manhattan and the Hudson River.
Phil has suffered a set-back and he has a slight problem with his kneecap.
The metal brise-soleil and the galleries form a continuous flat surface across the principal facade, partially concealing the presence of two separate blocks and the set-back of the central sections of the building.
A number of apartments feature private, set-back terraces
Dundee United boss Ian McCall suffered a set-back on the first day of pre- season training as Dodds needed a jag on an Achilles injury.