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organizedadjective

 us   /ˈɔr·ɡəˌnɑɪzd/
able to plan things carefully and keep things neat: We are looking for a person who is well organized.
Organized also means relating to groups or people who are members of large and often powerful organizations in a particular area of activity: organized labor organized sports organized crime
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"organized" in British English

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organizedadjective

(UK usually organised) uk   /ˈɔː.ɡən.aɪzd/  us   /ˈɔːr.ɡən.aɪzd/
  • organized adjective (USING SYSTEM)

B2 arranged according to a particular system: The letters had been placed in organized piles, one for each letter of the alphabet.
Opposite
B2 An organized person is able to plan things carefully and keep things tidy: She's not a very organized person and she always arrives late at meetings.

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"organized" in Business English

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organizedadjective

( UK also organised) uk   us   /ˈɔːɡənaɪzd/
arranged according to a particular system: She has developed a very organized filing system. Our whole department is better organized now that he is in charge.
able to plan things carefully, keep things tidy, and work effectively: She's not a very organized person and she always arrives late at meetings. I wish I were better organized. The more organized we can be about the everyday running of things, the more time we have to spend on ideas.
HR, WORKPLACE belonging to a trade union: Collective bargaining refers to negotiations between organized workers and their employers.
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