Definition of Configuration:

  1. Physical layout, interconnections, and functional characteristics of a computer system (usually called Configuration Item), set forth in its technical documentation as required for its assembly, testing, installation, operation, and maintenance.

  2. Preferred hardware-software arrangement (specific to a particular computing environment) involving dip-switch settings, interface settings, jumper settings, hardware drivers, software options, etc., that determines what the system will do and how its parts will interact.

  3. An arrangement of elements in a particular form, figure, or combination.

Synonyms of Configuration

Platonic form, Platonic idea, Aesthetic form, Angle, Archetype, Aroma, Art form, Aspect, Attribute, Badge, Brand, Build, Cachet, Cast, Character, Characteristic, Conformation, Constellation, Contour, Cut, Delineation, Differentia, Differential, Distinctive feature, Earmark, Effect, Eidolon, Facet, Fashion, Feature, Features, Figuration, Figure, Figure-ground, Flavor, Form, Format, Formation, Frame, Framework, Genre, Gestalt, Guise, Gust, Hallmark, Idiocrasy, Idiosyncrasy, Image, Imago, Impress, Impression, Index, Individualism, Inner form, Keynote, Layout, Light, Likeness, Lineaments, Lines, Look, Main features, Make, Makeup, Manner, Mannerism, Mark, Marking, Matrix, Modality, Mode, Model, Mold, Nature, Odor, Outline, Particularity, Pattern, Peculiarity, Phase, Phasis, Profile, Property, Prototype, Quality, Quirk, Reference, Regard, Relief, Respect, Savor, Seal, Seeming, Semblance, Set, Shape, Shapes, Side, Significant form, Silhouette, Simulacrum, Singularity, Skeleton, Slant, Smack, Specialty, Stamp, Structure, Style, Taint, Tang, Taste, Token, Total effect, Tournure, Trait, Trick, Turn, Twist, Type, View, Viewpoint, Wise, Arrangement, Layout, Geography, Design, Organization, Order, Ordering, Array, Presentation, Grouping, Sorting, Positioning, Disposition, Marshalling, Ranging, Alignment

How to use Configuration in a sentence?

  1. The broad configuration of the economy remains capitalist.

Meaning of Configuration & Configuration Definition