1 the skillful and effective interaction of movements [ant: incoordination]
2 the regulation of diverse elements into an integrated and harmonious operation
3 the grammatical relation of two constituents having the same grammatical form
- (Canada) /koʊˌɔrdɪˈneɪʃən/
- Rhymes: -eɪʃǝn
- the act of coordinating, making
different people or things work together for a goal or effect.
- 1919: Robert W. Chambers, In Secret
- Then there's the State Service and the police and several other services. And there is no proper co-ordination, no single head for all these agencies.
- 1919: Robert W. Chambers, In Secret
- the resulting state of working together; cooperation; synchronization
- 1900: Irving Bacheller, Eben Holden, A Tale of the North
- We stood dodging each other a moment with that unfortunate co-ordination of purpose men sometimes encounter when passing each other.
- 1900: Irving Bacheller, Eben Holden, A Tale of the North Country
- the ability to coordinate one's senses and
physical movements in order to act skillfully.
- I'm terrible at sports -- I have no coordination.
- In the context of "possibly archaic": the state of being
equal in rank or power.
- c. 1833: Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Specimens of the Table Talk
of Samuel Taylor Coleridge
- There are two possible modes of unity in a State; one by absolute coordination of each to all, and of all to each; the other by subordination of classes and offices.
- c. 1833: Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Specimens of the Table Talk of Samuel Taylor Coleridge
- an equal joining together two or more phrases or clauses, for example, using and, or, or but.
- The reaction of one or more ligands with a metal ion to form a coordination compound
Coordination is the act of coordinating, making different people or things work together for a goal or effect.
Coordination may also refer to:
- Coordination bond, a type of chemical bond
- Coordination problem, a social situation in which there are mutual gains if participants make mutually consistent decisions
- Coordination game, a game-theoretic model of a coordination problem
- Coordination (linguistics), a compound grammatical construction
- Motor coordination, in animal motion
coordination in Afrikaans: Koördinering
coordination in Spanish: Coordinación
coordination in French: Coordination
coordination in Galician: Coordinación
coordination in Italian: Coordinazione
coordination in Hebrew: קואורדינציה
coordination in Serbian: Координација
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