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Definitions

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  • n. The process of preparing something to begin.
  • n. An act of preparing something to begin.
  • n. An assignment of an initial value for a data object or variable

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  • 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

Etymologies

initialize +‎ -ation (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Initializing capture buffers -- Calling the function for initializing buffers by filling the video_queue_ops structure, and setting up buf_setup, buf_prepare, buf_queue, and buf_release methods, and then configuring the call initialization function by capture type

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  • The WaitForInputIdle function waits for a process to finish its initialization, which is determined when it reaches a state where it is just sitting around waiting for messages.

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  • I decided to call the initialization of the substitution tables Sbox [] and iSbox [] using the private helper methods BuildSbox and BuildInvSbox in the constructor.

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  • Next, the constructor method of the class will call the initialization of the native menu.

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  • I use the same blank-space byte array to supply a value for the so-called initialization vector.

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  • This is called dynamic initialization, in contrast to static initialization, which is done otherwise.

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  • The statistics of the weather make short term climate prediction very difficult - particularly for climate models that are not run with any kind of initialization for observations - this has been said over and over.

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  • AVIDemux to convert the video to standard parameter AVI, but I got some kind of initialization error from AVIDemux.

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  • The top level in a QtRuby application usually only needs to perform some kind of initialization and then pass control to the Qt library, which then tells the program about the user's actions via events.

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  • Also sounds like I need to get the FM3 and then the worst case scenario will be that I have to get to the border within a year from the FM3 initialization, and best case scenario is that even if I don't there will never be a problem unless some law enforcement official wants to harass me.

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