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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - To set (a starting value of a variable); To prepare (a computer or a printer) for use; To boot; To format (a storage medium, such as a disk).

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  • My body tag has a onLoad attribute, which calls the initialize () function from my Javascript.
  • Click "initialize" under Database to access all of the music you already have on your iPod.
  • When such a model is activated, it has to initialize.
  • PCA is often used to initialize an ICA algorithm, btw. for more
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