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outset


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Outset  \Out"set`\,  n. 
  A  setting  out  starting,  or  beginning.  ``The  outset  of  a 
  political  journey.''  --Burke. 
 
  Giving  a  proper  direction  to  this  outset  of  life.  --J. 
  Hawes. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  outset 
  n  :  the  time  at  which  something  begins;  "They  got  an  early 
  start"  [syn:  {beginning},  {commencement},  {first},  {start}, 
  {kickoff},  {starting  time},  {offset}]  [ant:  {middle},  {end}] 




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