configuration

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as in structure
the arrangement of parts that gives something its basic form the basic configuration of the building is that of a geodesic dome

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as in layout
the way in which something is sized, arranged, or organized a small business computer system in its simplest configuration

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as in design
the way in which the elements of something (as a work of art) are arranged his photographs have an intentionally loose configuration, with no single object intended as the primary center of interest

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“Configuration.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/configuration. Accessed 24 Feb. 2024.

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