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install(ed) base

business jargon The number units of a particular product or service that are currently in use, especially software or an Internet or computing platform. (Also referred to as "install(ed) user base" or simply "user base.") There have been fears that the computer giant's existing installed base may decline after their newest operating system is implemented.
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install(ed) user base

business jargon The number units of a particular product or service that are currently in use, especially software or an Internet or computing platform. (Also referred to as "install(ed) base" or "user base.") There have been fears that the computer giant's existing installed user base may decline after their newest operating system is implemented.
See also: base, user

install someone as something

to inaugurate or launch someone into the role of something. The board installed Jerry as the new parliamentarian. She installed herself as the boss of the kitchen and wouldn't allow anyone else in.
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install something in someone or something

to insert or build something into someone or something. We are going to install a trash compactor in our kitchen. The doctors installed a pacemaker in Donald.
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military bases, Fort Hood is doing what it can to lower the drain on the nation's energy grid by responding to the President's call to conserve, and install energy conservation technology.
They are very precisely worded in both Spanish and English and they inform the tenant of the obligation to install window guards.
Hoping to shed light on crime and blight, the Los Angeles City Council approved on Tuesday the use of $1 million in federal grants to install 300 street lights in Sun Valley and North Hollywood.
Technip will design, manufacture, fabricate and install an 80 tonne manifold and two SSIV structures.
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