What is a kit?

Evgeny Fogov
Evgeny Fogov
March 25, 2015
What is a kit?

Under the word set can hide many different meanings. In order to understand what a kit is, we suggest reading this article.

What can be called a kit

Usually, a set means a set of any items of a specific purpose. For example, a set of jewelry, which will include earrings, necklace, bracelets. Also in modern everyday life you can hear about a set of knives.

In the professional sense, the word "kit" can be understood as a set of professional tools, for example, among mechanics. Among the jockeys, the word kit means all inventory that is required to harness horses. In the military, under the kit may mean a set of ammunition.

In this case, one should not think that the word “set” necessarily implies a specific set. In essence, its kit can simply be called a set of identical things. For example, a set of balls for football.

Interesting factthat a complete set can be understood as a certain number of people who are allowed according to the established norms to any task ("full team"). In particular, this word is interpreted in the dictionary of T. F. Efremova.

In the dictionary of D. N. Ushakov, a set is understood as a set of some objects that constitute something whole. For example, a set of underwear.

The word set has Latin roots and is translated as "full".