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Definition of Offset

Offset
Offset Off"set`, n. [Off + set. Cf. Set-off.] In general, that which is set off, from, before, or against, something; as: 1. (Bot.) A short prostrate shoot, which takes root and produces a tuft of leaves, etc. See Illust. of Houseleek. 2. A sum, account, or value set off against another sum or account, as an equivalent; hence, anything which is given in exchange or retaliation; a set-off. 3. A spur from a range of hills or mountains. 4. (Arch.) A horizontal ledge on the face of a wall, formed by a diminution of its thickness, or by the weathering or upper surface of a part built out from it; -- called also set-off. 5. (Surv.) A short distance measured at right angles from a line actually run to some point in an irregular boundary, or to some object. 6. (Mech.) An abrupt bend in an object, as a rod, by which one part is turned aside out of line, but nearly parallel, with the rest; the part thus bent aside. 7. (Print.) A more or less distinct transfer of a printed page or picture to the opposite page, when the pages are pressed together before the ink is dry or when it is poor. Offset staff (Surv.), a rod, usually ten links long, used in measuring offsets.
Offset
Offset Off*set", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Offset; p. pr. & vb. n. Offsetting.] 1. To set off; to place over against; to balance; as, to offset one account or charge against another. 2. To form an offset in, as in a wall, rod, pipe, etc.
Offset
Offset Off*set", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Offset; p. pr. & vb. n. Offsetting.] 1. To set off; to place over against; to balance; as, to offset one account or charge against another. 2. To form an offset in, as in a wall, rod, pipe, etc.
Offset
Offset Off"set, v. i. (Printing) To make an offset.

Meaning of Offset from wikipedia

- Offset or Off-Set may refer to: "Off-Set", a song by T.I. and Young Thug from the Furious 7: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Offset (EP), a 2018 EP...
- Kiari Kendrell Cephus (born December 14, 1991), known professionally as Offset, is an American rapper. He is a member of the hip hop trio Migos, alongside...
- The UTC offset is the difference in hours and minutes between Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) and local solar time, at a particular place. This difference...
- Offset printing is a common printing technique in which the inked image is transferred (or "offset") from a plate to a rubber blanket and then to the printing...
- carbon offset is a reduction in emissions of carbon dioxide or other greenhouse gases made in order to compensate for emissions made elsewhere. Offsets are...
- artist Offset consists of one studio album, one collaborative album and twenty-three singles (including twenty-two as a featured artist). In 2017, Offset released...
- Offsets can be defined as provisions to an import agreement, between an exporting foreign company, or possibly a government acting as intermediary, and...
- In botany and horticulture, an offset is a small, virtually complete daughter plant that has been naturally and a****ually produced on the mother plant...
- Offset Software was a video game development company based in Newport Beach, California. It was founded by Sam McGrath, Travis Stringer, Trevor Stringer...
- Offset binary, also referred to as excess-K, excess-N, excess-e, excess code or biased representation, is a method for signed number representation where...