Origin of coordination
Related Words for coordinationengineering, planning, strategy, coordination, management, grouping, institution, system, direction, location, control, governance, arrangement, adjustment, supervision, settlement, functioning, organization, scheme, rule
Examples from the Web for coordination
Contemporary Examples of coordination
In the classic skillset of piloting, mental acuity, and its coordination with hand and foot movements, is equally vital.Flight 8501 Poses Question: Are Modern Jets Too Automated to Fly?
January 4, 2015
Additionally, there is little to no cooperation or coordination with moderate rebel forces and the U.S. military.Air Force Pilots Say They're Flying Blind Against ISIS
October 10, 2014
Check out this Android app designed by Code4HK for the coordination of Occupy Central!A Double Agent App Targets Hong Kong’s Protesters
October 1, 2014
Because there is no coordination, we are seeing civilian casualties.Exclusive: America’s Allies Almost Bombed in Syrian Airstrikes
September 30, 2014
But he confirmed “some coordination” between the group and Iran.Baghdad’s Shia Militia Plans for War on ISIS
July 16, 2014
Historical Examples of coordination
And we'll add everything I know of coordination, synthesis, and perception.Masters of Space
Edward Elmer Smith
Muscles refused to move other than in coordination with the music.The Beast of Space
The actual process of coordination is the supreme and eternal difficulty.The Complex Vision
John Cowper Powys
The scope of coordination (to use our prior terminology) is extremely limited.
But some activities are broad; they involve a coordination of many factors.
- balanced and effective interaction of movement, actions, etc
Word Origin for coordination
also co-ordination, c.1600, "orderly combination," from French coordination (14c.) or directly from Late Latin coordinationem (nominative coordinatio), noun of action from past participle stem of Latin coordinare "to set in order, arrange," from com- "together" (see com-) + ordinatio "arrangement," from ordo "order" (see order (n.)). Meaning "action of setting in order" is from 1640s; that of "harmonious adjustment or action," especially of muscles and bodily movements, is from 1855.
- The harmonious adjustment or interaction of parts.
- Harmonious functioning of muscles or groups of muscles in the execution of movements.
The use of grammatical structures to give equal emphasis to, or to “coordinate,” two or more words, groups of words, or ideas: “I like eggs and toast.” In the following sentences, each clause receives equal emphasis: “Mr. Jones teaches French, and Ms. Williams teaches English”; “Mr. Jones teaches French, but Ms. Williams teaches English.” (Compare subordination.)