Reorganization - definition, transcription

Amer.  |ˌriɔːrɡənəˈzeɪʃən|
Brit.  |ri:ˌɔːɡənaɪˈzeɪʃən|

noun

- the imposition of a new organization; organizing differently (often involving extensive and drastic changes)(syn: reorganisation, shake-up, shakeup)

a committee was appointed to oversee the reorganization of the curriculum

- an extensive alteration of the structure of a corporation or government

after the takeover there was a thorough reorganization
the reorganization was prescribed by federal bankruptcy laws

Examples

London government reorganization will take years to complete.

a committee was appointed to oversee the reorganization of the curriculum

after the takeover there was a thorough reorganization

the reorganization was prescribed by federal bankruptcy laws

The reorganization of the department was aimed at reducing extravagance.

Your suggestion belongs under the general heading of employment reorganization.

Mr Chairman, I should like to bring up the question of the reorganization of the committees.

It is clear that a reorganization is necessary on the distributive side of this industry.

Your suggestion falls within the general area of reorganization.

All our efforts are pressing towards a reorganization of the prison system.

a major reorganization of child care services

What's required is a complete reorganization of the system.

She was put in charge of the council reorganization.

The post was downgraded in the company reorganization.

Word forms

noun
singular: reorganization
plural: reorganizations
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