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English definition of “configuration”

configuration

noun     /kənˌfɪɡ.əˈreɪ.ʃən/
[C] formal the particular arrangement or pattern of a group of related things: We tried the furniture in different configurations to see which fit best .Classifying and creating order [C or U] specialized computing the way in which all the equipment that makes up a computer system is set to operate Computer concepts
(Definition of configuration noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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