Pronunciation of Configuration
/kənfˌɪɡjʊɹˈe͡ɪʃən/, /kənfˌɪɡjʊɹˈeɪʃən/, /k_ə_n_f_ˌɪ_ɡ_j_ʊ_ɹ_ˈeɪ_ʃ_ə_n/
Synonyms for configuration:
Sense 1 (noun)
formation, ambience, disposition, modality, style, property, state, status, site, spot, environment, scene, layout, position, arrangement, condition, mode, station, placement, situation, location, standing, quality, circumstance, post, aspect.
hierarchy, arabesque, design, pinstripe, test pattern, sunburst, Crosshatching, test card, tracery, whorl, echelon, thing, lattice, rotary, argyle, crisscross, polka dot, starburst, rosette, watermark, paisley, Patterning, tartan, coloration, stripe, articulation.
Usage examples for configuration:
- Eu- Politogenics concerns itself, however, with more than the mere configuration of our human shell. - "Civics: as Applied Sociology", Patrick Geddes.
- Their crowns do not seem so imposing as these western peaks because of their configuration. - "The Heart of Canyon Pass", Thomas K. Holmes.
- One of the earliest theories was that endemic goitre was connected with the altitude and configuration of the ground, some notorious centres of it being deeply cleft mountain valleys, with little air and wind and damp marshy soil. - "Logic, Inductive and Deductive", William Minto.