initialization initialization

Definition(s):

  • (n) (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

Usage(s):

  1. So I checked and the card hadn't been sent an initialization signal.
  2. So I checked and the card hadn't been sent an initialization signal.

News

  • New Military Communications Satellite Built By Lockheed Martin Launches

    Cape Canaveral AFS (SPX) Jul 23, 2013 The second Mobile User Objective System (MUOS) satellite built by Lockheed Martin for the U.S. Navy is responding to commands after being launched from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla. The Lockheed Martin-led initialization team is now commanding the satellite from the Naval Satellite Operations Center located at the Naval Base Ventura County, Point ...
    on July 23, 2013     Source: Space War

Quotes

  • "The government is to attend the initialization, and it is to be represented at the agreement execution by the Defense Minister," said Fernández de la Vega.
    on Nov 25, 2005 By: Maria Teresa Fernandez de la Vega Source: El Universal

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