To set aside

(Law) to annul or defeat the effect or operation of, by a subsequent decision of the same or of a superior tribunal; to declare of no authority; as, to set aside a verdict or a judgment.
To leave out of account; to pass by; to omit; to neglect; to reject; to annul.

See also: Aside, Set

References in classic literature ?
But that native land was too far off, and for a man going a thousand miles it is absolutely necessary to set aside his final goal and to say to himself: "Today I shall get to a place twenty-five miles off where I shall rest and spend the night," and during the first day's journey that resting place eclipses his ultimate goal and attracts all his hopes and desires.
However, of those forty roubles I mean to set aside twenty-five for yourself, two for my landlady, and the remainder for my own spending.
His exertions had made him highly successful in his profession; and his affectionate anxiety to provide for the future of those who were dependent on his labours had impelled him, from the time of his marriage, to devote to the insuring of his life a much larger portion of his income than most men consider it necessary to set aside for that purpose.
Who are you to set aside the customs of ages among the Tharks.
That decision set out guiding principles and considerations, and a list of attributes for any mechanism that would be used to set aside funds for pipeline abandonment.
In contrast, the law leaves it up to contracting officers' discretion whether to set aside work for 8(a) and service-disabled veteran-owned firms.
Long Beach filed suit to set aside the sale on the grounds of its agents' mistakes and miscommunication.
Under the proposal, farmers will not be obliged to set aside land from production in order to be entitled to the amount fixed by the set-aside entitlements.
She said the organisation feared an end to set aside land could see the numbers of small farmland birds in the Midlands fall by as much as five per cent.
Supervisors directed Chief Administrative Officer David Janssen to set aside $250,000 of LAHSA's $2 million budget for a line of credit; set aside $103,000 for more staff; and negotiated a deal with the city to share administrative costs of running the joint agency.
If there is an apparent shortfall in the ability of a resident to pay for future care, the community needs to set aside amounts equal to that "subsidy" so that the money will be there when it is needed.
However, if they choose to set aside land in addition to the basic obligation they must ensure that their total set aside area does not exceed 50% of the total area for which they are claiming.