What does coordinate mean?

Definitions for coordinate
koʊˈɔr dn ɪt, -dnˌeɪt; -ˌeɪtco·or·di·nate

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. coordinate, co-ordinate(adj)

    a number that identifies a position relative to an axis

  2. coordinate(verb)

    of equal importance, rank, or degree

  3. organize, organise, coordinate(verb)

    bring order and organization to

    "Can you help me organize my files?"

  4. coordinate(verb)

    bring into common action, movement, or condition

    "coordinate the painters, masons, and plumbers"; "coordinate his actions with that of his colleagues"; "coordinate our efforts"

  5. coordinate(verb)

    be co-ordinated

    "These activities coordinate well"

  6. align, ordinate, coordinate(verb)

    bring (components or parts) into proper or desirable coordination correlation

    "align the wheels of my car"; "ordinate similar parts"

Wiktionary

  1. coordinate(Noun)

    A number representing the position of a point along a line, arc, or similar one-dimensional figure.

    Etymology: From coordinatus, past participle of coordinare, from co- + ordinare. See ordain and ordinate.

  2. coordinate(Noun)

    Something that is equal to another thing.

    Etymology: From coordinatus, past participle of coordinare, from co- + ordinare. See ordain and ordinate.

  3. coordinate(Verb)

    To synchronize (activities).

    Etymology: From coordinatus, past participle of coordinare, from co- + ordinare. See ordain and ordinate.

  4. coordinate(Verb)

    To match (objects, especially clothes).

    Etymology: From coordinatus, past participle of coordinare, from co- + ordinare. See ordain and ordinate.

  5. coordinate(Adjective)

    Of the same rank, equal.

    Etymology: From coordinatus, past participle of coordinare, from co- + ordinare. See ordain and ordinate.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Coordinate(adj)

    equal in rank or order; not subordinate

    Etymology: [Pref. co- + L. ordinatus, p. p. of ordinare to regulate. See Ordain.]

  2. Coordinate(verb)

    to make coordinate; to put in the same order or rank; as, to coordinate ideas in classification

    Etymology: [Pref. co- + L. ordinatus, p. p. of ordinare to regulate. See Ordain.]

  3. Coordinate(verb)

    to give a common action, movement, or condition to; to regulate and combine so as to produce harmonious action; to adjust; to harmonize; as, to coordinate muscular movements

    Etymology: [Pref. co- + L. ordinatus, p. p. of ordinare to regulate. See Ordain.]

  4. Coordinate(noun)

    a thing of the same rank with another thing; one two or more persons or things of equal rank, authority, or importance

    Etymology: [Pref. co- + L. ordinatus, p. p. of ordinare to regulate. See Ordain.]

  5. Coordinate(noun)

    lines, or other elements of reference, by means of which the position of any point, as of a curve, is defined with respect to certain fixed lines, or planes, called coordinate axes and coordinate planes. See Abscissa

    Etymology: [Pref. co- + L. ordinatus, p. p. of ordinare to regulate. See Ordain.]

Editors Contribution

  1. coordinate

    To create organization and order.

    Her role was to coordinate the information and present it in an orderly format.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 11, 2020  

Anagrams for coordinate »

  1. carotenoid

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  3. carotenoid, decoration

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How to say coordinate in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of coordinate in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of coordinate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of coordinate in a Sentence

  1. Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley:

    State agencies are on standby to coordinate resources to support the needs of Alabama counties if necessary.

  2. Ed Marta:

    Now, we're able to cooperate and coordinate our work, with one single objective: to help people.

  3. Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont:

    CORONAVIRUS : WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW The governors said essential businesses like supermarkets and gas stations will be able to stay open after 8 p.m., though all non-essential businesses must close, including movie theaters and casinos. Restaurants will be able to offer take-out and delivery. A subway customer walks through an empty underground passage in the Brooklyn borough of New York, Monday, March 16, 2020. ( AP Photo/John Minchillo) The steps mark the latest escalation of efforts to keep people apart in the New York metropolitan area, and an attempt to coordinate a response to the COVID-19 crisis. CORONAVIRUS IN THE US : STATE-BY-STATE BREAKDOWN Weve got to work through this together. The feds have been asleep at the switch.

  4. Mitt Romney:

    Our experience with coronavirus has exposed some glaring gaps in our nation's capacity to respond to a pandemic, and it is critical that we are better prepared to coordinate global responses and exert leadership to address future health threats.

  5. Tom Cotton:

    In that time, she has earned the deep respect of her colleagues for her unique ability to not only take the long view but also to coordinate the many moving parts of an administration.

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