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organize

verb [T] (MAKE A SYSTEM) (UK usually organise)     /ˈɔː.ɡən.aɪz/ US  /ˈɔːr-/
B2 to do or arrange something according to a particular system: The books were organized on the shelves according to their size.informal My mother is always trying to organize me (= make me do things in the way she likes).Classifying and creating order
(Definition of organize verb (MAKE A SYSTEM) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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