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"reorganize" in British English

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reorganizeverb [I or T]

(UK usually reorganise) uk   /riːˈɔː.ɡən.aɪz/  us   /-ˈɔːr-/
reorganization
noun [C or U] uk   /riːˌɔː.ɡən.aɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/  us   /-ˌɔːr-/
the ​office reorganization
(Definition of reorganize from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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reorganizeverb [I/T]

 us   /riˈɔr·ɡəˌnɑɪz/
to ​organize something ​differently: [I] After the ​battle, the ​platoon reorganized on the ​edge of the ​town. [T] The ​IRS has ​proposed a new ​plan to reorganize the ​agency.
reorganization
noun [C/U]  us   /ˌriˌɔr·ɡə·nəˈzeɪ·ʃən/
[U] The ​company may ​announce a reorganization of ​management before the end of this ​year.
(Definition of reorganize from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"reorganize" in Business English

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reorganizeverb [I or T]

(UK also reorganise) uk   us   /ˌriːˈɔːɡənaɪz/
HR, MANAGEMENT, FINANCE to ​change the way in which something such as a ​company is ​organized, in ​order to ​improve it: He ​hiredturnaroundspecialists to ​help reorganize the ​company. They announced that they would ​cut 10% of their ​staff, ​closeplants, and reorganize the ​business. Continental ​survived after a new ​team of ​managers reorganized its ​finances.
(Definition of reorganize from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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