Organization

  • 1 organization — or‧gan‧i‧za‧tion [ˌɔːgənaɪˈzeɪʆn ǁ ˌɔːrgənə ] also organisation noun 1. [countable] ORGANIZATIONS a company, business, group etc that has been formed for a particular purpose: • a not for profit organization • Federal officials making th …

    Financial and business terms

  • 2 organization — or·ga·ni·za·tion n: a body (as a corporation or union) that has a membership acting or united for a common purpose or·ga·ni·za·tion·al adj Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. organization …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 Organization — Or gan*i*za tion, n. [Cf. F. organisation.] [1913 Webster] 1. The act of organizing; the act of arranging in a systematic way for use or action; as, the organization of an army, or of a deliberative body. The first organization of the general… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 organization — (n.) mid 15c., act of organizing, from M.Fr. organisation or directly from M.L. organizationem (nom. organizatio), noun of action from pp. stem of organizare, from L. organum instrument, organ (see ORGAN (Cf. organ)). Meaning system,… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 5 organization — [n1] arrangement, arranging alignment, assembling, assembly, chemistry, composition, configuration, conformation, constitution, construction, coordination, design, disposal, format, formation, forming, formulation, framework, grouping, harmony,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 6 Organization — group of people and facilities with an arrangement of responsibilities, authorities, and relationships (for example, company, corporation, firm, enterprise, institution, charity, sole trader, association, or parts or combination thereof) (p.… …

    Словарь-справочник терминов нормативно-технической документации

  • 7 organization — (Amer.) n. arrangement; state of being organized; organized body; association, union (also organisation)or·gan·i·za·tion || ‚ɔrgÉ™nÉ™ zeɪʃn /‚ɔːgÉ™naɪ …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 8 organization — (also organisation) ► NOUN 1) the action of organizing. 2) a systematic arrangement or approach. 3) an organized body of people with a particular purpose, e.g. a business. DERIVATIVES organizational adjective organizationally adverb …

    English terms dictionary

  • 9 organization — [ôr΄gə ni zā′shən, ôr΄gənīzā′shən] n. [ME organizacion < ML organizatio] 1. an organizing or being organized 2. the manner of being organized; organic structure 3. Rare ORGANISM 4. any unified, consolidated group of elements; systematized… …

    English World dictionary

  • 10 Organization — For other uses, see Organization (disambiguation). An organization (or organisation see spelling differences) is a social group which distributes tasks for a collective goal. The word itself is derived from the Greek word organon, itself derived… …

    Wikipedia

  • 11 organization — organizational, adj. organizationally, adv. /awr geuh neuh zay sheuhn/, n. 1. the act or process of organizing. 2. the state or manner of being organized. 3. something that is organized. 4. organic structure; composition: The organization of this …

    Universalium

  • 12 organization — (BrE also isation) noun 1 organized group of people ADJECTIVE ▪ large, major, mass ▪ small ▪ community, international, local …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 13 organization */*/*/ — UK [ˌɔː(r)ɡənaɪˈzeɪʃ(ə)n] / US [ˌɔrɡənɪˈzeɪʃ(ə)n] noun Word forms organization : singular organization plural organizations Metaphor: An organization is like a body, and its different sections are like different parts of a body. There are a… …

    English dictionary

  • 14 organization — or|gan|i|za|tion W1S2 also organisation BrE [ˌo:gənaıˈzeıʃən US ˌo:rgənə ] n 1.) a group such as a club or business that has formed for a particular purpose ▪ The public expect high standards from any large organization. ▪ the World Trade… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 15 organization — n. 1) to establish, form an organization 2) to disband, dissolve an organization 3) a charitable, philanthropic; civic, community; government; health maintenance (AE); international; local; national; nonprofit, not for profit (AE); official;… …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 16 organization — or|gan|i|za|tion [ ,ɔrgənı zeıʃn ] 1. ) count a group of people who have a particular shared purpose or interest, for example a political party or CHARITY: members of the human rights organization Amnesty International a voluntary/charitable/aid… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 17 Organization — (as used in expressions) Food and Agriculture Organization health maintenance organization SWAPO sigla de South West Africa People s Organization United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization …

    Enciclopedia Universal

  • 18 Organization — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Organization >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 organized world organized world organized nature Sgm: N 1 living nature living nature animated nature Sgm: N 1 living beings living beings Sgm: N 1 organic remains organic… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 19 organization — [[t]ɔ͟ː(r)gənaɪze͟ɪʃ(ə)n[/t]] ♦♦ organizations (in BRIT, also use organisation) 1) N COUNT: oft in names An organization is an official group of people, for example a political party, a business, a charity, or a club. Most of these specialized… …

    English dictionary

  • 20 organization — noun 1) the organization of conferences Syn: planning, arrangement, coordination, administration, organizing, running, management 2) the overall organization of the book Syn: structure, arrangement, plan, pattern …

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