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organization

or·gan·i·za·tion

organization

 
 
pronunciation:
or g nih zeI shn
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act or process of organizing.
synonyms:
arrangement, ordering, structuring
similar words:
alignment, assembly, classification, constitution, coordination, disposal, disposition, marshaling, method, network, tabulation
definition 2: the state of being organized.
My calendar shows the organization of my daily schedule.
similar words:
composition, form, method, neatness, order, pattern, shape, structure, system, tidiness
definition 3: a body of persons acting together for some purpose.
She volunteers for an organization that promotes adult literacy.The Red Cross is one of the world's most respected organizations.
synonyms:
association, society
similar words:
agency, alliance, club, company, corporation, fellowship, fraternity, group, guild, league, machine, order, outfit, sorority, team, union
derivations: organizational (adj.), organizationally (adv.)