Definition of Organisation

1. Noun. The persons (or committees or departments etc.) who make up a body for the purpose of administering something. "He quickly became recognized as a member of the establishment"

2. Noun. A group of people who work together.

3. Noun. An organized structure for arranging or classifying. "He tried to understand their system of classification"

4. Noun. An ordered manner; orderliness by virtue of being methodical and well organized. "We can't do it unless we establish some system around here"
Exact synonyms: Organization, System
Generic synonyms: Methodicalness, Orderliness
Derivative terms: Organise, Organise, Organize, Systematic, Systemise, Systemize

5. Noun. 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. Noun. The activity or result of distributing or disposing persons or things properly or methodically. "His organization of the work force was very efficient"

7. Noun. The act of forming or establishing something. "He still remembers the organization of the club"

Definition of Organisation

1. Noun. (alternative spelling of organization) ¹

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Definition of Organisation

1. [n -S]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Organisation

organisation (current term)
organisation chart
organisation charts
organisation mondiale de la sant'
organisational chart
organised crime
organised pneumonia

Literary usage of Organisation

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Quarterly Review by George Walter Prothero, John Gibson Lockhart, William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, Baron Rowland Edmund Prothero Ernle, Sir William Smith (1907)
"Social Duties considered with reference to the organisation of Effort in Works ... IN the spring of 1905 the Charity organisation Society left the old house ..."

2. The Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, Or, The Preservation of by Charles Darwin (1882)
"Under domestication, it may be truly iaid that the whole organisation becomes in some degree plastic. But the variability, which we almost universally meet ..."

3. The Cambridge Modern History by John Emerich Edward Dalberg Acton Acton, Adolphus William Ward, George Walter Prothero, Ernest Alfred Benians (1909)
"By the end of September little had been done beyond the partial organisation of a fifteenth corps at Tours, which had been placed under the command of the ..."

4. A History of Greece to the Death of Alexander the Great by John Bagnell Bury (1900)
"POLITICAL AND SOCIAL organisation OF THE EARLY GREEKS The Homeric poems give ... But in the most ancient times this political organisation was weak Family ..."

5. International Law: A Treatise by Lassa Oppenheim (1906)
"If the levy and passage of troops must be prevented by a neutral, he is all the more required to prevent the organisation of a hostile expedition from his ..."

6. English Constitutional History from the Teutonic Conquest to the Present Time by Thomas Pitt Taswell-Langmead (1905)
"Gradual process of development : from Personal to Territorial organisation. Increase in power of the great nobles. them written which our fore-gangers held, ..."

7. Text-book of Comparative Anatomy by Arnold Lang, Ernst Heinrich Philipp August Haeckel (1891)
"Inner organisation not sufficiently known. The phylogenetic relations of the worms are still a subject of much dispute. There are many different views. ..."

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