put

(redirected from putting aside)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Financial.
Related to putting aside: run by, take into account, in line with, turns out

Put,

variant of PhutPhut
, in the Bible, son of Ham and eponym of an African people. It may also be a region, possibly Punt or Libya, and is perhaps the same as Pul (2.) It also appears as Put.
..... Click the link for more information.
.

Put’

 

the name of certain administrative units, under the jurisdiction of court officials serving the Russian princes. They existed from the 14th to the first half of the 16th century.

The puti supplied the court with various products. There were puti administered by the master of the stables (in charge of the prince’s horses, herds, and pastures), the hunt master (hunting), the falconer (falconry), the master of the table (fishing, orchards, and vegetable gardens), and the master of the cup (beekeeping). These officials, also known as putnye boyars, supervised servants living in the villages of the puti: falconers, gyr-falconers, beaver hunters, wild-hive beekeepers, vegetable and fruit gardeners, and so forth.

The Russian puti are comparable to the Mongol darugi, called dorogi in Russian sources. Although the puti were abolished about the middle of the 16th century, the term was occasionally used until the 17th century.

put

[pu̇t]
(computer science)
A programming instruction that causes data to be written from computer storage into a file.

put

Athletics a throw or cast, esp in putting the shot

put

In programming, a request to store the current record in an output file. Contrast with get.
References in periodicals archive ?
Someone who for instance begins by putting aside 50 euro per month at the age of 20, will have saved 6,473 euro at an average annual interest rate of 2% upon turning 30.
On average they are now putting aside about 8% of their income .
Zadeh said, 'It's not too late for those Britons who haven't yet kick started their savings habit to make a start - putting aside even a small amount each month will quickly add up.
The UK survey found that men saved significantly more than women, putting aside an average of pounds 125.
BETWEEN THE LINES: Putting aside the fact that pollsters often design their surveys to get the results they want, one wonders if the public really knows that there were only 78 species supposedly threatened with extinction in 1967, as compared to more than 1,800 deemed endangered or threatened today.
A survey conducted by Essex university found only two-fifths of Britons save money on a regular basis, putting aside an average of pounds 161a month.
People were putting aside an average of pounds 177.