[ verb ] select something or someone for a specific purpose
"The teacher assigned him to lead his classmates in the exercise"
Used in print(The Christian Science Monitor,...)
What sets Negro-appeal programing apart from other radio shows ?
[ verb ] set apart from others
"The dentist sequesters the tooth he is working on"
Used in print(Rosemary Balckmon, "How Much Do You Tell When...)
In one now-historic first interview , for_example , the transcript ( reproduced from the book , The First Five Minutes ) goes like this : The therapist 's level tone is bland and neutral - he has , for_example , avoided stressing `` you '' , which would imply disapproval ; or surprise , which would set the patient apart from other people .