Meaning of “organization” in the English Dictionary

"organization" in English

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UK usually organisation uk /ˌɔː.ɡən.aɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/ us /ˌɔːr.ɡən.əˈzeɪ.ʃən/

organization noun (GROUP)

B1 [ C ] a group of people who work together in an organized way for a shared purpose:

the World Health Organization
The article was about the international aid organizations.

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adjective [ before noun ] UK usually organisational uk /ˌɔː.ɡən.aɪˈzeɪ.ʃən.əl/ us /ˌɔːr.ɡən.əˈzeɪ.ʃən.əl/

She is looking for a personal assistant with good organizational skills.

(Definition of “organization” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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us /ˌɔr·ɡə·nəˈzeɪ·ʃən/

[ C ] a group whose members work together for a shared purpose in a continuing way:

the National Organization of Women
Labor organizations have contributed heavily to the Democratic campaigns.

organization noun (MAKE A SYSTEM)

[ U ] arrangement according to a particular system:

An organization by subject rather than by date seems to make sense.

(Definition of “organization” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"organization" in Business English

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UK also organisation uk /ˌɔːɡənaɪˈzeɪʃən/ us /ɔːrɡənəˈzeɪʃən/

[ C ] WORKPLACE a company or other group of people that works together for a particular purpose:

Most organizations nowadays are under increasing pressure to be more accountable to multiple stakeholders.
a business/trading organization
a consumer/marketing/research organization
a nonprofit/charitable/voluntary organization
a national/international/local organization
a large/big/small organization In today's climate, large organizations are inevitably part of even bigger global networks.
join/work for an organization How long have you worked for the organization?
found/set up/launch an organization In 2006 North Dakota launched an organization which hosts an annual business plan competition and provides assistance to young entrepreneurs.
head/director/member of an organization She's executive director of an organization that promotes Fair Trade.
in/throughout/within an organization Reaching agreement within big organizations is not always easy.

[ U ] the activity of planning an event or activity:

We specialize in the organization of corporate events.
careful/poor/bad organization According to the report, the firm's problems resulted from poor organization and bad management.

[ U ] the way in which something is arranged :

The organization and structure of the department needs rethinking.

(Definition of “organization” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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The positive effects can be measured in terms of social cohesion, human rights protection, medical-sanitary assistance, promotion and organization of cultural, artistic and educational activities.
Unions and management have an important role here too, notably in negotiating agreements on work place organization and flexible ways of working.
Some have recommended solutions such as an all-round reduction of working hours with full compensation for employees, in other words demonizing flexibility and the new organization of work!
Point d) of the same amendment states that an organization which has been convicted by a court shall not be able to receive a grant.
More importantly, it was ill-thought out and did not give even the proper legal basis for setting up such an important organization.
The organization of the hearings worked well.
With the defeat of the secessionist forces in 1994, the country experienced an acceleration of the democratic process which has resulted in the organization of general free and democratic elections.
Secondly, it so happens that the common organization of the market in bananas is undergoing reorganization and redefinition, and this will be referred to very shortly.
I do not think that cultural heritage problems which stem from the organization of the market and the circulation of capital can be solved like this.
We have a number of other possibilities, such as the improved organization of the sector, which would enhance the fresh fish market, and the continued use of market interventions.