AskDefine | Define deployment

Dictionary Definition

deployment n : the distribution of forces in preparation for battle or work

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Etymology

Noun

  1. An arrangement or classification of things.
  2. An implementation, or putting into use, of something.
  3. The distribution of military forces prior to battle.
  4. when used in the context of parachuting: the start of something

Translations

arrangement or classification of things
implementation, or putting into use, of something
distribution of military forces prior to battle
when used in the context of parachuting: the start of something

Extensive Definition

Deployment may refer to:
  • System deployment, transforming a mechanical, electrical, or computer system from a packaged form to an operational state
  • Software deployment, all of the activities that make a software system available for use
  • Military deployment, the movement of armed forces and their logistical support
deployment in German: Deployment

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