Definition of 'configuration'
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A house like this needs a particular kind of configuration and furnishing. Times, Sunday Times (2016)She said native breeds had a different configuration of natural fat, meaning the meat was less likely to be dry, and they were longer in the leg. Times, Sunday Times (2016)How best to deal with the new political configuration. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The particular configuration of musicians was enough to set alarm bells ringing. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The fourth reason why a new era of capitalism looms is that a new configuration of geopolitical forces is emerging. Times, Sunday Times (2009)If you want one in blue, or with a different room configuration, forget it. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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Translations for 'configuration'
British English: configuration NOUN
A configuration is an arrangement of a group of things.
...an ancient configuration of giant stones.
Definition of configuration from the Collins English Dictionary
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