Organization - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌɔːrɡənəˈzeɪʃn|  American pronunciation of the word organization
Brit.  |ɔːɡ(ə)nʌɪˈzeɪʃ(ə)n|  British pronunciation of the word organization

noun

- a group of people who work together (syn: organisation)
- an organized structure for arranging or classifying(syn: arrangement, organisation, system)
- the persons (or committees or departments etc.) who make up a body for the purpose of administering something (syn: administration, brass, establishment, governance, organisation)
- the act of organizing a business or an activity related to a business(syn: organisation)
- an ordered manner; orderliness by virtue of being methodical and well organized(syn: organisation, system)
- the activity or result of distributing or disposing persons or things properly or methodically(syn: organisation)
- the act of forming or establishing something(syn: constitution, establishment, formation, organisation)

Examples

She is the leader of an international organization devoted to the protection of natural resources.

He has been working on the organization of his notes into an outline.

She is responsible for the organization of the party.

The new president plans to make changes to the company's organization.

UN Organization

The public expect high standards from any large organization.

Putting on a show of this kind involves considerable organisation.

The college has helped Anne with the organization of the event.

There needs to be a change in the organization of the health service.

Economic Cooperation Organization

United Nations Organization (UNO)

World Health Organization

the facts were familiar but it was in the organization of them that he was original

he was brought in to supervise the organization of a new department

his compulsive organization was not an endearing quality

Word forms

noun
singular: organization
plural: organizations
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