To configure is to set something up, arrange something in a particular way, or fix something up for a particular purpose.(verb)
When you set up all of your computer preferences to work for you, this is an example of when you configure your computer.
See configure in Webster's New World College Dictionary
See configure in American Heritage Dictionary 4
transitive verb con·fig·ured, con·fig·ur·ing, con·fig·ures
Origin: Middle English configuren
Origin: , from Old French configurer
Origin: , from Latin cōnfigūrāre
Origin: : com-, com-
Origin: + figūrāre, to form (from figūra, shape; see dheigh- in Indo-European roots).
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