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Meaning of STET

Pronunciation:  stet

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [v]  printing: direct that a matter marked for omission or correction is to be retained (used in the imperative)
  2. [v]  printing: cancel, as of a correction or deletion
 

STET is a 4 letter word that starts with S.

 

 See Also: annul, avoid, direct, invalidate, nullify, quash, void

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Stet\, L., subj. 3d pers. sing. of stare to stand, remain.
    [See {Stand}.] (Print.)
    Let it stand; -- a word used by proof readers to signify that
    something once erased, or marked for omission, is to remain.
    
    
  2. \Stet\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Stetted}; p. pr. & vb. n.
    {Stetting}.] (Print.)
    To cause or direct to remain after having been marked for
    omission; to mark with the word stet, or with a series of
    dots below or beside the matter; as, the proof reader stetted
    a deled footnote.
    
    
 

 

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