the act or process of .
the state or manner of being .
something that is organized.
The organization of this painting is quite remarkable.
a group of persons organized for some end or work; association:
a nonprofit organization.
the administrative personnel or apparatus of a business.
the functionaries of a political party along with the offices, committees, etc., that they fill.
of or relating to an organization.
Informal. conforming entirely to the standards, rules, or demands of an organization, especially that of one’s employer:
an organization mentality.
Both Israelis and Arabs see themselves as righteous victims, and both blame the organization that put them in this mess.
War of Words Between Israel and UN Continues Betsy Pisik August 9, 2014
Rieckhoff sees himself and his organization fighting “a continuing and escalating attack on veterans benefits.”
The H.M.O. That Kills Terrorists Eleanor Clift February 26, 2014
These activists might be able to make a lot more money working for themselves or for an organization—but they chose otherwise.
Turning Idealism Into Action Jill W. Iscol October 24, 2011
After two years, the organization asked me to come back to as a trainer.
Meryl Streep Tells Zarcquona’s Story September 15, 2011
Take, for example, Ending Spending, an organization dedicated to shrinking the government.
The Debt-Crisis Ad Blitz Laura Colarusso August 2, 2011
The organization of works of charity was soon actively pursued.
The Apostles Ernest Renan
The organization might think it had more right than ever to be bitter against us.
It Happened in Egypt C. N. Williamson
Far from it, for the experience of the war has taught only too well that the organization of an air force takes time and patience.
Opportunities in Aviation Arthur Sweetser
In politics, Mr. Palmer has been a member of the Republican party since its organization.
Cleveland Past and Present Maurice Joblin
The organization will aim to direct negro sentiment and support along lines of best interests for Detroit.
Negro Migration during the War Emmett J. Scott
the act of organizing or the state of being organized
an organized structure or whole
a business or administrative concern united and constructed for a particular end
a body of administrative officials, as of a political party, a government department, etc
order or system; method
mid-15c., “act of organizing,” from Middle French organisation and directly from Medieval Latin organizationem (nominative organizatio), noun of action from past participle stem of organizare, from Latin organum “instrument, organ” (see organ). Meaning “system, establishment” is from 1873. Organization man is from title of 1956 book by American sociologist William H. Whyte (1917-1999). Related: Organizational.
organization or·gan·i·za·tion (ôr’gə-nĭ-zā’shən)
The act or process of organizing.
The state or manner of being organized.
Something that has been organized or made into an ordered whole.
Something made up of elements with varied functions that contribute to the whole and to collective functions.
A structure through which individuals cooperate systematically to conduct business.
The conversion of coagulated blood, exudate, or dead tissue into fibrous tissue.
(usually initial capital letter) of, relating to, or characteristic of the Orient, or East; Eastern. of the orient or east; eastern. (initial capital letter) Zoogeography. belonging to a geographical division comprising southern Asia and the Malay Archipelago as far as and including the Philippines, Borneo, and Java. Jewelry. (usually initial capital letter) designating various gems […]
a peculiarity or idiosyncrasy of the Oriental peoples. the character or characteristics of the Oriental peoples. the knowledge and study of Oriental languages, literature, etc. Contemporary Examples The last section, “Orientalism,” is exquisite and gilded, with golden-hued floral wallpaper. What Drives Fashion Designer Dries Van Noten Sarah Moroz March 3, 2014 Brad Gooch on how […]
of, relating to, or conforming to the approved form of any doctrine, philosophy, ideology, etc. of, relating to, or conforming to beliefs, attitudes, or modes of conduct that are generally approved. customary or conventional, as a means or method; established. sound or correct in opinion or doctrine, especially theological or religious doctrine. conforming to the […]
orthodox belief or practice. orthodox character. Contemporary Examples And that is key for a president-elect who promised to challenge German orthodoxy on austerity in Europe. Francois Hollande: France’s Anti-Sarkozy President Tracy McNicoll May 6, 2012 If the Millennials challenge Reaganite orthodoxy, they will likely challenge Clintonian orthodoxy, too. The Rise of the New New Left […]