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configuration  


      n  
1    the arrangement of the parts of something  
2    the external form or outline achieved by such an arrangement  
3      (Physics, chem)  
a      (Also called)    conformation   the shape of a molecule as determined by the arrangement of its atoms  
b    the structure of an atom or molecule as determined by the arrangement of its electrons and nucleons  
4      (Psychol)   the unit or pattern in perception studied by Gestalt psychologists  
5      (Computing)   the particular choice of hardware items and their interconnection that make up a particular computer system  
     (C16: from Late Latin configuratio a similar formation, from configurare to model on something, from figurare to shape, fashion)  
  configurational, configurative      adj  
  configurationally      adv  


absolute configuration  
      n     (Chem)   the spatial arrangement of atoms or groups in a chemical compound about an asymmetric atom  
   See       chirality  
electronic configuration  
      n     (Chem)   the arrangement of electrons in the orbitals of an atom or molecule  
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n.
customer relationship management
n.
A plan done for something bad or illegal.
I will never scheme in the future because it is a bad thing to do.
n.
An agile management process for software development
Don't translate it, but use it as technical term
n.
management by walking/wandering around; it's a form of management based on frequent informal visits to the subordinates'work area and direct interaction with them
[Bus.]
n.
police crowd management technique that consists of herding people into a compact group. AKA corralling
n.
the preferred terminology used among the management hierarchy of a business establishment in reference to native ideas and common interests related to their particular field.
syn.: slang, jargon
n.
Physician Led management of Medical Emergencies from Emergency Call to Hospital intensive Care and GP emergencies in a SAMU in a global Integrated EMS
Medical term
v.
spoil someone's plans; spoil someone's pleasure or joy.
I hate to rain on your parade, but we will not be able to host your birthday party next week.

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