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[ noun ] the act of installing something (as equipment)

Examples

"the telephone installation took only a few minutes"

Used in print

(Successful Farming, 59:12...)

The selection of materials depends_on skills of available labor for installation , cost of materials available locally , and your own preference .

Related terms

beginning install install

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[ noun ] a building or place that provides a particular service or is used for a particular industry

Synonyms

facility

Examples

"the assembly plant is an enormous facility"

Used in print

(Handbook of Federal Aids to Communities. U.S. Dep...)

SBA works closely with the principal property disposal installations of the Federal_Government in reviewing proposed sales programs and identifying those types of property that small business_concerns are most likely to be interested in purchasing .

(Robert A. Futterman, The Future of Our Cities....)

Willow_Run , General_Electric 's enormous installations at Louisville and Syracuse , the Pentagon , Boeing in Seattle , Douglas and Lockheed in Los_Angeles , the new automobile assembly plants everywhere - none of these is substantially served by any sort of conventional mass_rapid_transit .

3
[ noun ] a formal entry into an organization or position or office

Examples

"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"

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