Meaning of configure


Pronunciation: (kun-fig'yur), [key]
— -ured, -ur•ing.
  1. to design or adapt to form a specific configuration or for some specific purpose: The planes are being configured to hold more passengers in each row.
    1. to put (a computer system) together by supplying a specific computer with appropriate peripheral devices, as a monitor and disk drive, and connecting them.
    2. to insert batch files into&hasp; (a&hasp; program) to enable it to run with a particular computer.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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