stet


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stet

 (stĕt)
v. stet·ted, stet·ting, stets
v.intr.
To direct that a letter, word, or other matter marked for omission or correction is to be retained. Used in the imperative.
v.tr.
To nullify (a correction or deletion) in printed matter.

[Latin, third person sing. present subjunctive of stāre, to stand; see stā- in Indo-European roots.]

stet

(stɛt)
n
(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) a word or mark indicating that certain deleted typeset or written matter is to be retained. Compare dele
vb, stets, stetting or stetted
(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) (tr) to mark (matter to be retained) with a stet
[Latin, literally: let it stand]

stet

(stɛt)

v. stet•ted, stet•ting. v.i.
1. let it stand (used in the imperative as a direction on a printer's proof or manuscript to retain material previously deleted).
v.t.
2. to retain (material previously deleted) by marking it with the word “stet” or a row of dots.
[1815–25; < Latin stēt, present subjunctive 3rd pers. singular of stāre to stand]

stet

- Latin for "let it stand," a notation to ignore a correction made to a text.
See also related terms for ignore.

stet


Past participle: stetted
Gerund: stetting

Imperative
stet
stet
Present
I stet
you stet
he/she/it stets
we stet
you stet
they stet
Preterite
I stetted
you stetted
he/she/it stetted
we stetted
you stetted
they stetted
Present Continuous
I am stetting
you are stetting
he/she/it is stetting
we are stetting
you are stetting
they are stetting
Present Perfect
I have stetted
you have stetted
he/she/it has stetted
we have stetted
you have stetted
they have stetted
Past Continuous
I was stetting
you were stetting
he/she/it was stetting
we were stetting
you were stetting
they were stetting
Past Perfect
I had stetted
you had stetted
he/she/it had stetted
we had stetted
you had stetted
they had stetted
Future
I will stet
you will stet
he/she/it will stet
we will stet
you will stet
they will stet
Future Perfect
I will have stetted
you will have stetted
he/she/it will have stetted
we will have stetted
you will have stetted
they will have stetted
Future Continuous
I will be stetting
you will be stetting
he/she/it will be stetting
we will be stetting
you will be stetting
they will be stetting
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been stetting
you have been stetting
he/she/it has been stetting
we have been stetting
you have been stetting
they have been stetting
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been stetting
you will have been stetting
he/she/it will have been stetting
we will have been stetting
you will have been stetting
they will have been stetting
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been stetting
you had been stetting
he/she/it had been stetting
we had been stetting
you had been stetting
they had been stetting
Conditional
I would stet
you would stet
he/she/it would stet
we would stet
you would stet
they would stet
Past Conditional
I would have stetted
you would have stetted
he/she/it would have stetted
we would have stetted
you would have stetted
they would have stetted
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.stet - printing: cancel, as of a correction or deletion
stet - printing: direct that a matter marked for omission or correction is to be retained (used in the imperative)
annul, invalidate, nullify, void, quash, avoid - declare invalid; "The contract was annulled"; "void a plea"
2.stet - printing: direct that a matter marked for omission or correction is to be retained (used in the imperative)
direct - command with authority; "He directed the children to do their homework"
stet - printing: cancel, as of a correction or deletion
Translations

stet

[stet] VI (Typ) → vale, deje como está

stet

(Typ)
interjstehen lassen (Punkte unter falscher Korrektur)
vtdie Korrektur (+gen)rückgängig machen

stet

[stɛt] n (Typ) → vive
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