- IPA: /dɪˈplɔɪ/
deploy (deploys, present participle deploying; past and past participle deployed)
- (transitive, ergative) To prepare and arrange (usually military unit or units) for use.
- "Deploy two units of infantry along the enemy's flank," the general ordered.
- (transitive, intransitive) To unfold, open, or otherwise become ready for use.
- He waited tensely for his parachute to deploy.
- At first she thought she would be embarrassed that she had deployed her air bag, that the other expert skiers she was with, more than a dozen of them, would have a good laugh at her panicked overreaction.
- (computing) To install, test and implement a computer system or application.
- The process for the deployment scenario includes: building a master installation of the operating system, creating its image and deploying the image onto a destination computer.
- German: aufstellen, formieren, aufmarschieren lassen, stationieren, in Stellung bringen
- Italian: dispiegare, collocare
- Russian: развёртывать
- Spanish: desplegar
- Portuguese: lançar
- Russian: устана́вливать
deploy (plural deploys)
- (military, dated) deployment