coordinate coordinate  /koʊ ˈɔr də nət/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a number that identifies a position relative to an axis
  2. (v) bring order and organization to
  3. (v) bring into common action, movement, or condition
  4. (v) be co-ordinated
  5. (v) bring (components or parts) into proper or desirable coordination correlation
  6. (adj) of equal importance, rank, or degree

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. He's also working with a group called SF Victory Gardens 2008 to coordinate a backyard-garden program aimed at increasing access to healthier food among lower-income families.
  2. He's able to relax and coordinate his longer legs.
  3. While unions need to better coordinate efforts on a global scale, he says, they would be better off working through existing federations.

News

  1. LISD names district’s first safety and security officer

    Lewisville ISD has announced that Matthew Garrett has been named LISD’s first safety and security officer, a newly created position to coordinate the safety and security programs for the district, ensuring they are in compliance with federal, state and local laws, regulations and ordinances.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Colony Courier-Leader

  2. Oregon Battle of the Books champions bolstered by volunteers and a love of reading

    Librarians used to coordinate many of the teams across the district, but parents, school staff and teachers stepped in to fill the void. Findley Elementary alone has 65 teams to coordinate. William Walker has eight. Moms, dads and even a little brother helped coaches by quizzing the kids on the books.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Oregonian

  3. EU targets 'mafia-style' crime

    BRUSSELS, June 11 (UPI) -- European member states need to coordinate their law enforcement policies targeting organized crime, members of the European Parliament said Tuesday.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: UPI

Quotes

  1. "These are tough times for our economies," said Bush. "Yet we can be confident that we can work our way through these challenges. And America will continue to work closely with the other [G7] nations to coordinate our response to this global...
    on Oct 13, 2008 By: President Bush Source: guardian.co.uk

  2. With Foreign Minister Nyan Win present, Ban said, "I hope your people and government will closely coordinate so that the flow of aid and aid workers' activities can be carried out in a more systematic way."
    on May 22, 2007 By: Ban Ki-moon Source: 940 News

  3. "We need to coordinate our actions closely because of the many risk factors," Nukaga told reporters on the sidelines of the G-8 meeting.
    on Jun 13, 2008 By: Fukushiro Nukaga Source: International Herald Tribune

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