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organization

noun (UK usually organisation) uk   /ˌɔː.ɡən.aɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/  us   /ˌɔːr.ɡən.əˈ-/

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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organization noun (ARRANGEMENT)

B1 [U] the planning of an activity or event: He didn't want to be involved in the organization of/for the conference, although he was willing to attend and speak.
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organization noun (SYSTEM)

C1 [U] the way in which something is done or arranged
organizational
adjective [before noun] (UK usually organisational) uk   us   /-əl/
She is looking for a personal assistant with good organizational skills.
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