Skip to search.

Definition of organization


Reference
Dictionary
Encyclopedia
Thesaurus
World Factbook

 
Search Dictionary:

Houghton Mifflin

or·gan·i·za·tion  audio  (ôrg-n-zshn) KEY 

NOUN:
    1. The act or process of organizing.
    2. The state or manner of being organized: a high degree of organization.
  1. Something that has been organized or made into an ordered whole.
  2. Something made up of elements with varied functions that contribute to the whole and to collective functions; an organism.
  3. A group of persons organized for a particular purpose; an association: a benevolent organization.
    1. A structure through which individuals cooperate systematically to conduct business.
    2. The administrative personnel of such a structure.


OTHER FORMS:
organ·i·zation·al(Adjective), organ·i·zation·al·ly(Adverb)


Visit our partner's site
Provided by Houghton Mifflin
logoeReference -- Download this interactive reference software to your desktop computer