setup

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From set +‎ up.

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setup (plural setups)

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  1. Equipment designed for a particular purpose; an apparatus.
    The laboratory included an elaborate setup for measuring the energy.
  2. The fashion in which something is organized or arranged.
    The classroom setup was simple and efficient.
  3. An act to frame someone; an effort or arrangement aimed at placing the blame on somebody.
    Trust me, that was a setup!
  4. (computing) An installer.
    After inserting the disk, run the setup.
  5. (operations) The process of arranging resources for performing a specific operation, as a run of a particular product.
    A simple setup on the bottling line involves reloading bottles and labels; emptying, cleaning, and reloading the tanks; and a test run.

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  • set up, the adjective and verb

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