- the act or process of organizing.
- the state or manner of being organized.
- something that is organized.
- organic structure; composition: The organization of this painting is quite remarkable.
- a group of persons organized for some end or work; association: a nonprofit organization.
- the administrative personnel or apparatus of a business.
- the functionaries of a political party along with the offices, committees, etc., that they fill.
- an organism.
- of or relating to an organization.
- Informal. conforming entirely to the standards, rules, or demands of an organization, especially that of one's employer: an organization mentality.
Origin of organization
Related Words for organizationaldirectorial, supervisory, regulatory, governmental, ministerial, commanding, legislative, organizational, bureaucratic, managerial, departmental, authoritative, central, controlling, deciding, decisive, directive, executive, governing, official
Examples from the Web for organizational
Contemporary Examples of organizational
Beck later went on to receive a Ph.D. in Organizational Behavior at Harvard, and teach at a number of prestigious universities.The Intern Who Birthed The KAL007 Conspiracy Theories
September 8, 2014
When the council convened, the church was an organizational mess.Plotting Nicea III Could Be Pope Francis's Masterstroke
June 8, 2014
The Fete Worse Than Death was an organizational disaster and a massive success.Joshua Compston Was Once the Wunderkind of the British Art World…and Now He’s Been Practically Forgotten
January 17, 2014
The pro-Israel Jewish organizational landscape has become far more complicated since the 1990s.Implications of AIPAC’s Lobbying on Syria
Brent E. Sasley
September 12, 2013
Cells work in isolation, rotate members every few months, and keep members ignorant of organizational levels above them.The Devil’s Drug: The True Story of Meth in New Mexico
August 24, 2013
Historical Examples of organizational
Any organizational society is, in some ways, like a slave society.A Slave is a Slave
Henry Beam Piper
It develops an internal "Organizational cult" (we know best and always).After the Rain
By 1970 the country's three principal religious faiths had been eliminated as organizational bodies.
Alia was responsible for ideological affairs, Kapo for organizational matters, and Spahiu for the state administration.
They must evolve the faculty of transforming group opinion into governmental or organizational action.Government in Republican China
Paul Myron Anthony Linebarger
- the act of organizing or the state of being organized
- an organized structure or whole
- a business or administrative concern united and constructed for a particular end
- a body of administrative officials, as of a political party, a government department, etc
- order or system; method
mid-15c., "act of organizing," from Middle French organisation and directly from Medieval Latin organizationem (nominative organizatio), noun of action from past participle stem of organizare, from Latin organum "instrument, organ" (see organ). Meaning "system, establishment" is from 1873. Organization man is from title of 1956 book by American sociologist William H. Whyte (1917-1999). Related: Organizational.
- The act or process of organizing.
- The state or manner of being organized.
- Something that has been organized or made into an ordered whole.
- Something made up of elements with varied functions that contribute to the whole and to collective functions.
- A structure through which individuals cooperate systematically to conduct business.
- The conversion of coagulated blood, exudate, or dead tissue into fibrous tissue.