coordination coordination  /koʊ ˌɔr də ˈneɪ ʃən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the skillful and effective interaction of movements
  2. (n) the regulation of diverse elements into an integrated and harmonious operation
  3. (n) the grammatical relation of two constituents having the same grammatical form
  4. (n) being of coordinate importance, rank, or degree

Usage(s):

  1. But his coordination with the Sadrists has put Chalabi at odds with Prime Minister Maliki.
  2. But if there are fears that organized, multinational crime has come to quiet places like Woodbridge, Ontario, the international coordination that netted Caruana is encouraging.
  3. We made progress on vital economic issues: appreciation of the Chinese currency, more air flights between our nations, greater food- and product-safety coordination.

News

  1. Lightning Strikes Ignite More Wildfires

    The Alaska Interagency Fire Coordination Center is reporting dozens of new wildfires in the state. Download Audio
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Alaska Public Radio Network

  2. Field Service II Technician

    • The field service technician (FST) in coordination with outside service providers, customer service engineering, sales and distribution on installations and removals • Air Liquide America's applicable equipment including oxygen, nitrogen, argon, hydrogen, helium and carbon dioxide liquid and gas storage systems; customer distribution/regulation systems; applications equipment; telemonitoring ...
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Rigzone

  3. Dryland Tip: Balance and Coordination Work With the Alternative Leg Hop

    SANTA CLARA, California, June 21. BALANCE is a key element in developing strong swimmers, and today's dryland tip offers an exercise that will help younger athletes improve their coordination on land,...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Swimming World Magazine

Quotes

  1. "Many of the necessary changes that have been identified, including increasing transparency, improving risk management and attaining better coordination among regulators could provide important support to the process of normalizing our financial...
    on Apr 10, 2008 By: Ben Bernanke Source: Washington Post

  2. The White House says Obama and Hu agreed to "intensify coordination and cooperation on global economic and financial issues."
    on Apr 1, 2009 By: Hu Jintao Source: San Jose Mercury News

  3. "As is true in all conventions, we're still working out the mechanics, the coordination," Obama told reporters while flying to his home in Chicago.
    on Aug 7, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: International Herald Tribune

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