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installed, past participle; installs, 3rd person singular present; installing, present participle; installed, past tense; instals, 3rd person singular present;
  1. Place or fix (equipment or machinery) in position ready for use
    • - we're planning to install a new shower
  2. Place (someone) in a new position of authority, esp. with ceremony
    • - he was installed as music director at the Cathedral of St. Barbara in Cracow
  3. Establish (someone) in a new place, condition, or role
    • - Ashley installed herself behind her table

  1. set up for use; "install the washer and dryer"; "We put in a new sink"
  2. put into an office or a position; "the new president was installed immediately after the election"
  3. place; "Her manager had set her up at the Ritz"
  4. (installation) facility: a building or place that provides a particular service or is used for a particular industry; "the assembly plant is an enormous facility"
  5. (installation) initiation: a formal entry into an organization or position or office; "his initiation into the club"; "he was ordered to report for induction into the army"; "he gave a speech as part of his installation into the hall of fame"
  6. (installing) installation: the act of installing something (as equipment); "the telephone installation took only a few minutes"
  7. The install command is a standard Unix program used to copy files and set file permissions.
  8. (Installation (computer programs)) Installation (or setup) of a program (including drivers, plugins, etc.) is the act of putting the program onto a computer system so that it can be executed.
  9. Installation. (Usage originated as a truncated form of the word installation.); (jargon): A computer software utility that is run to install a software application. ...
  10. (installation) The act of installing or giving possession of an office, rank, or order, with the usual rites or ceremonies; as, the installation of an ordained minister in a parish; The whole of a system of machines, apparatus, and accessories, when set up and arranged for practical working, as ...
  11. (Installation) The process of facilitating the acquisition of a new strategy or behavior. A new strategy may be installed through any of the NLP™ skills or techniques and/or combination thereof.
  12. (Installation) a service in which a person is made the official bearer of a clerical or academic office: the Installation of the Dean or Vice-Chancellor; a service at which an already consecrated bishop is installed as bishop of a diocese.
  13. (installation) The connecting or setting up and start up operation of any water treatment system.
  14. (installation) The process of connecting conditioning equipment into the water system and a drain line provided where necessary.  The term is also used to refer to the complete assembly of piping, valves, drain line, water conditioning unit, and related equipment.
  15. (Installation) The on-site assembling of fabricated Metal Building System components to form a completed structure.
  16. (Installation) Setting up exhibit booth and materials according to instructions and drawings.
  17. (Installation) Art made for a specific space, more often indoors than out. Installations may be temporary or permanent.
  18. (Installation) While installing itself the worm copies itself to the Windows system directory and sets the Hidden attribute for its copy. This file is then registered in the system registry in the following auto-run key entries:
  19. (INSTALLATION) Land and improvements controlled by the Department of the Army and used by Army organizations for Army functions.
  20. (installation) Administrative activities that take place between the decision to purchase an insurance policy and the issuing of the policy.
  21. (installation) a two-dimensional, three-dimensional, or time-based art work (or a combination of these) made specifically for a chosen site or environment and often involving interaction between itself, its audience, and the site.
  22. (Installation) The removal of old windows and replacing it with new windows. Or on a new home the insertion of windows into the wall cavity of a home.
  23. (Installation) Placing a door in position for use
  24. ("Installation") means the installation by the Company of the Products at the premises designated by the Customer for that purpose including any commissioning tests and trials of the Products.
  25. (5. INSTALLATION) At Buyer’s written request, Seller agrees to furnish, at Seller’s standard service rates and after arrival of said goods at Buyer’s plant, an experienced technician to supervise the placing of said goods into operation. ...