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English definition of “configure”

configure

verb [T] uk   /kənˈfɪɡ.ər/ us    /kənˈfɪɡ.ɚ/
to arrange something or change the controls on a computer or other device so that it can be used in a particular way: [+ to infinitive] Some software can be configured to prevent children from giving out their phone numbers on the internet.
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