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verb [T] (UK usually organise) uk   /ˈɔː.ɡən.aɪz/  us   /ˈɔːr-/

organize verb [T] (ARRANGE)

B1 to make arrangements for something to happen: They organized a meeting between the teachers and students. [+ to infinitive] UK She had organized a car to meet me at the airport.
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organize verb [T] (MAKE A SYSTEM)

B2 to do or arrange something according to a particular system: The books were organized on the shelves according to their size.informal My mother is always trying to organize me (= make me do things in the way she likes).
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