organization chart


noun

a diagrammatic representation showing how departments or divisions in an organization, as a large corporation, are related to one another along lines of authority.

Nearby words

  1. organise,
  2. organiser,
  3. organism,
  4. organist,
  5. organization,
  6. organization for economic cooperation and development,
  7. organization for european economic cooperation,
  8. organization man,
  9. organization of african unity,
  10. organization of american states

Origin of organization chart

First recorded in 1940–45

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British Dictionary definitions for organization chart

organization chart

noun

a diagram representing the management structure of a company, showing the responsibilities of each department, the relationships of the departments to each other, and the hierarchy of management
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