noun. (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.
- low-level formatting
- data format
- -ation (English)
- initialise (English)
Example sentences of the word initialisation
1. Noun, singular or mass
RTV is an initialisation for Room Temperature Vulcanizing rubber or silicone, an extremely useful product.