Definition of installation:
- The act of installing or giving possession of an office, rank, or order, with the usual rites or ceremonies; as, the installation of an ordained minister in a parish.
- The whole of a system of machines, apparatus, and accessories, when set up and arranged for practical working, as in electric lighting, transmission of power, etc.
origination, introduction, wiring, ordination, founding, knowledgeability, inauguration, readiness, instauration, knowledgeableness, creation, power, induction, complex, fortification, fort, insulation, furnishing, initiation, adeptness, investiture, instalment, bunker, inaugural, deftness, placing, elicitation, installment, base, machinery, innovation, furnishings, apparatus, institution, trigger, harbor, inductance, fitting, accession, accept, headquarters, adroitness, episode, arsenal, facility, generalization, place, establishment, coronation, generalisation, inductive reasoning, lighting, investment, foundation, instatement, station, installing, quickness, evocation.
- "Indirection", Everett B. Cole.
There was installation of plumbing, lighting and heating devices, in order to meet the demands of modern life, and the New England attic was made over into servants' quarters that were sufficiently ample for a large country house.- "Remodeled Farmhouses", Mary H. Northend.
11. On the coronation or installation of every new prince of the house of Sindhia, orders are given to plunder a few shops in the town as a part of the ceremony, and this they call or consider 'taking the auspices'.- "Rambles and Recollections of an Indian Official", William Sleeman.