initialization
noun see initialize

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Initialization — may refer to:* Booting, a process that starts computer operating systems * Initialism, an abbreviation formed using the initial letters of words or word parts * Initialise, in computing, formatting a storing space like a hard disk or memory. Also …   Wikipedia

  • Initialization —   [engl.], Initialisierung …   Universal-Lexikon

  • initialization — (Amer.) n. act or process of initializing; act of resetting something to its starting value or position; preparation of a computer disk for reading and writing; startup of a system or program, preparing of software or hardware for operation… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • initialization — initialize UK US (UK also initialise) /ɪˈnɪʃəlaɪz/ verb [I or T] IT ► to prepare a computer program or system to start working: »Please wait while the system is initializing. ► to prepare a computer disk for use so that it can store and read data …   Financial and business terms

  • initialization — iniciacija statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. initialization; initializing; initiating; initiation vok. Initialisieren, n; Initialisierung, f rus. инициализация, f; инициирование, n; присваивание начального значения, n pranc.… …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • initialization — inicijavimas statusas T sritis informatika apibrėžtis ↑Procesas, kurio metu programose kintamiesiems arba duomenų struktūroms yra priskiriamos pradinės reikšmės. atitikmenys: angl. initialization ryšiai: dar žiūrėk – procesas …   Enciklopedinis kompiuterijos žodynas

  • initialization — See initialize. * * * …   Universalium

  • initialization — noun a) The process of preparing something to begin. b) An act of preparing something to begin …   Wiktionary

  • initialization — ini·tial·iza·tion …   English syllables

  • initialization — noun (computer science) the format of sectors on the surface of a hard disk drive so that the operating system can access them and setting a starting position • Syn: ↑low level formatting, ↑initialisation • Derivationally related forms:… …   Useful english dictionary

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