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install

verb ( also UK instal)
 
 
/ɪnˈstɔːl/
EQUIPMENT [T] B1 to put a piece of equipment somewhere and make it ready to use: The school has installed a burglar alarm.Placing and positioning an object
PERSON [T] to give someone an important and powerful job: She will be installed as Managing Director in May.Promoting, demoting and transferring staffRecruiting staff, applying for and accepting jobs
COMPUTER [I, T] B1 to put software onto a computerComputer concepts
installation
 
 
/ˌɪnstəˈleɪʃən/ noun [C, U]
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