What does organisation mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. administration, governance, governing body, establishment, brass, organization, organisationnoun

    the persons (or committees or departments etc.) who make up a body for the purpose of administering something

    "he claims that the present administration is corrupt"; "the governance of an association is responsible to its members"; "he quickly became recognized as a member of the establishment"

  2. organization, organisationnoun

    a group of people who work together

  3. arrangement, organization, organisation, systemnoun

    an organized structure for arranging or classifying

    "he changed the arrangement of the topics"; "the facts were familiar but it was in the organization of them that he was original"; "he tried to understand their system of classification"

  4. organization, organisation, systemnoun

    an ordered manner; orderliness by virtue of being methodical and well organized

    "his compulsive organization was not an endearing quality"; "we can't do it unless we establish some system around here"

  5. organization, organisationnoun

    the act of organizing a business or an activity related to a business

    "he was brought in to supervise the organization of a new department"

  6. organization, organisationnoun

    the activity or result of distributing or disposing persons or things properly or methodically

    "his organization of the work force was very efficient"

  7. constitution, establishment, formation, organization, organisationnoun

    the act of forming or establishing something

    "the constitution of a PTA group last year"; "it was the establishment of his reputation"; "he still remembers the organization of the club"

Wikipedia

  1. Organisation

    An organization or organisation (Commonwealth English; see spelling differences), is an entity—such as a company, an institution, or an association—comprising one or more people and having a particular purpose. The word is derived from the Greek word organon, which means tool or instrument, musical instrument, and organ.

ChatGPT

  1. Organisation

    An organization refers to a group of people who come together to achieve a common goal and fulfill certain tasks or objectives. It involves the structuring and coordination of individuals, resources, and activities to effectively accomplish the desired outcomes. Organizations can be for-profit, such as businesses and corporations, or non-profit, like charities and government agencies. They have formal structures, systems, and processes in place to manage roles, responsibilities, and relationships within the organization.

Wikidata

  1. Organisation

    Organisation was an experimental Krautrock band, that was the immediate predecessor of the band Kraftwerk. In addition to the founding members of Kraftwerk, Ralf Hütter and Florian Schneider-Esleben, Organisation consisted of Basil Hammoudi, Butch Hauf and Alfred "Fred" Mönicks. Charly Weiss, Peter Martini and Paul Lorenz were sometimes also included in Organisation. A video recording by German TV broadcaster WDR exists of the band performing "Ruckzuck", a piece that appeared on the first Kraftwerk album in 1970. The performance took place at the Grugahalle in Essen on 25 April 1970 as part of the Essener Pop und Blues Festival. This was their last performance as Organisation, Hutter and Schneider-Esleben went on to form Kraftwerk, leaving Hammoudi, Hauf and Mönicks to go to university. Their only album, Tone Float, produced and engineered by Konrad "Conny" Plank, was released on the RCA Victor label in the UK in the summer of 1970. As it was available in Germany only as an import, sales were poor and RCA opted to drop the band shortly afterwards, at which point they disbanded. Hammoudi, Hauf and Mönicks returned to university to complete their studies, leaving Hütter and Schneider-Esleben to continue as Kraftwerk.

Editors Contribution

  1. organisation

    A group of people who work together with an accurate, simple, specific and perfect budget, goals, law and legislation, objectives, plans, processes, procedures, rules, strategies, structures, systems, vision and treaties.

    The organization had to plan some changes which they achieved easily, effectively and efficiently.


    Submitted by MaryC on February 1, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'organisation' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1192

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'organisation' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2516

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'organisation' in Nouns Frequency: #319

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of organisation in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of organisation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of organisation in a Sentence

  1. Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu:

    Yesterday's attack was directly targeting Turkey and the perpetrator is the YPG and the divisive terrorist organisation PKK. All necessary measures will be taken against them.

  2. Xie Chuntao:

    Who has the right to interpret the Basic Law of Hong Kong? It is ... very clear that only the NPC Standing Committee does, and any other organisation does not.

  3. Kathryne Bomberger:

    It means a lot to us when there is such an international organisation capable of helping us. We can't do it alone.

  4. Abderrahman Hassi:

    Si la désorganisation garantit l'échec, l'organisation ne garantit pas la réussite.

  5. John Miller:

    An organisation like ISIL (Islamic State) is capable of surprising us ... so we want to work hard to eliminate that opportunity for surprise and we do that through a robust presence in the maritime environment, in the Suez Canal what we've seen consistently despite unrest that has occurred in Egypt ... (is) a Suez canal that is secure and properly administered.

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