Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A collection of tools; a toolkit
  • n. A set of utility programs, subroutines or similar software

Etymologies

tool +‎ set (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • It's going to be a major step forward; not only for the PS3 but for gaming, because gamers never had the chance to create levels with this kind of toolset before.

    Top Stories - Google News

  • "Critically, it also includes a full editing, colour correction, effects, compositing and titling toolset - in fact, every finishing tool you need in a single system.

    UK Regional Film and Television News

  • But this time there's more you can do yourself including playing with artificial intelligence, making intro scenes, music and miniature arcade games, much of which would have been impossible with the trickier and narrower toolset of the original.

    This week's new games

  • ARM supplies the underlying IP and provides to the toolset to enable everyone else to compete with Intel and integrate multiple functionality on a single chip.

    Will The iPad Kill The Laptop?

  • The underlying infrastructure for the proposed GSFC social networking site is the Vignette collaborative toolset.

    NASA + GSFC + Facebook = Spacebook - NASA Watch

  • To tackle the problem of making output from the CCSM more accessible to the broader CCSM community, the decision was taken to standardize on netCDF for the data, and to develop and support a standard data analysis toolset, based on the NCAR Command Language.

    2009 December 15 | Serendipity

  • The complete toolset needed to do this does not exist today, so just calling for making the code open source is pointless.

    Software Quality in Climate Research | Serendipity

  • This approach is not directly valuable to students, but is revelatory in terms of understanding the legal system: sustained exposure to legal theory helps them map theory back onto other things they will be doing, and gives them a more flexible toolset.

    Archive 2009-02-01

  • The same tools I had been using to effectively blog seven days a week had provided me with a razor sharp toolset to deal with anything that fell on my plate Monday through Friday without ever having to feel the flutter of failure.

    How Blogging Led to a Career Without Limits | Write to Done

  • What this tells us is what you probably already know – most professional software developers have no experience at using the toolset and language used for developing iPhone and iPad applications.

    iOS, Android, Windows Phone, Windows 8? A coder's guide

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