Meaning of CONFIGURATION in English

CONFIGURATION

noun

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■ ADJECTIVE

different

Such phase changes occur when minerals adopt different atomic configurations as temperatures and pressures change.

Plants in the same general category produce different configurations of wastes, since they operate in the slightly different ways.

They make a variety of short-, medium-, and long-term decisions, each frequently requiring different configurations and quality of information.

Their inward minds possess different energy configurations to ours.

Moreover, different configurations may arise at various times.

The electrons and muons in these molecules can take up several different configurations , each with their own characteristic energy.

initial

But how did he choose the initial state or configuration of the universe?

The frequency of cooperators,, for 300 generations, starting with a random initial configuration of.

Thus there must have been initial configurations that would not have given rise to a universe like the one we see today.

new

We had performed the movement so many times, our bodies slipping past each other into a new configuration .

A specific entity loses its identity as it emerges into a new entity or a new configuration of entities.

particular

None of the software created under ToolChest can be optimised for any particular Sparc configuration without forfeiting compliance.

Abrams explained this in terms of a particular configuration of economic factors affecting the United States at this time.

So presumably, other creatures are simply talking and communicating about the world according to their particular mind configurations .

Local social structures are characterised by particular configurations of skill, by gender relations and by communal bonding.

standard

The machine, which comes in seven standard configurations , was originally developed for in-house scientific research.

The two vans come to a halt in their standard configuration .

Large clear span skylights to standard and non-standard configuration .

■ NOUN

control

In all these projects, what has become clear is that software configuration control is essential.

This method ensures configuration control of software issues, and forms what is equally clearly the prerequisite of software management.

file

These hard copy keywords must be entered as the final keywords in the configuration file .

Section 3.3 looks at some of the parameters in the configuration file not covered in Section 2.4.

management

This means that configuration management across process boundaries must be manual.

■ VERB

change

Liberalization will also change the technical configuration of electricity systems, and thereby their environmental impact.

You can change your configuration so that it looks like it's coming from somebody else, either real or fictitious.

check

Action Check that the configuration file is pointing to the correct Process Directory.

It works by checking the configuration of programs against a database showing the proper setup.

ensure

This method ensures configuration control of software issues, and forms what is equally clearly the prerequisite of software management.

use

The well-known poet, e.e. cummings, does precisely that; he achieves special effect by using unusual grammatical configurations .

It reportedly uses centrally maintained configuration information along with dynamically gathered performance information to choose the best suited computer for each application.

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HingeIt comes in several configurations and the Eurorack version is heated, like those lovely accessories in Continental baths.

Its function is landfill gas monitoring and it is available in single or dual-detector configurations.

Supported Ethernet gateway configurations are similar to those currently supported by 3174 Token Ring gateway configurations.

That the dandruff flecks on his left shoulder formed the configuration of Ursa Major.

The specific trend features mosaics of circular-concentric configuration , whereas the general one features mosaics of relatively complex, strictly axial geometries.

There will be one-to-four port configurations for the desktop and T-1 configuration for large client/server installations.

This will allow refitted wagons to be marshalled in mixed train configurations pending the completion of installation work.

We had performed the movement so many times, our bodies slipping past each other into a new configuration .

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