installingn. 1. the act of installing something (as equipment).
Syn. -- installation, setting up.
in*stal"ment(?), n. 1. The act of installing; installation.
Take oaths from all kings and magistrates at their installment, to do impartial justice by law.Milton.
2. The seat in which one is placed.
The several chairs of order, look, you scour; . . .Shak.
Each fair installment, coat, and several crest
With loyal blazon, evermore be blest.
3. A portion of a debt, or sum of money, which is divided into portions that are made payable at different times; that portion of a debt payed back in any one payment; as, the next
installment is due January first. Payment by
installment is payment by parts at different times, the amounts and times being often definitely stipulated.
[1913 Webster +PJC]
4. a part of a broadcast serial. [wns=1]
Syn. -- episode.
5. a part of a published serial. [wns=2]
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