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coordination

noun [U] ( UK also co-ordination)
 
 
/kəʊˌɔːdɪˈneɪʃən/
the process of organizing the different activities or people involved in something so that they work together effectively: coordination with sb/sth The internet has improved coordination with customers and suppliers.coordination between sb/sth (and sb/sth) There needs to be greater coordination between the design department and the marketing department. Efficient coordination of resources is vital to the success of any company.greater/closer/improved coordination With more money and greater coordination, the company could be a market leader.
(Definition of coordination from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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