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English definition of “coordinate”


verb [T] ( UK also co-ordinate)     /kəʊˈɔːdɪneɪt/
to organize all the different activities and people who are involved in something so that it works effectively : Who will be responsible for coordinating the project ?coordinate activities/efforts/operations E-commerce has enabled us to coordinate international operations .
(Definition of coordinate verb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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