To know how to disprove is quite as important as to know how to prove: the one is co-ordinate and complementary to the other.
He cracked completely as soon as he tried to co-ordinate alone.
In this wonderful creation the two constituent faculties of the soul—fancy and reason—play an equal and co-ordinate part.
It epitomizes them all, transcends them all, and may co-ordinate them all.
Learn then that love is a quickening force which may produce fruits so diverse that no theory can embrace or co-ordinate them.
The ministry of reconciliation and the Church at large are co-ordinate.
All actions in a normal condition co-operate or co-ordinate.
Essence derives its difference from other co-ordinate categories, vi.
"I can get that Marine captain over to our left to co-ordinate an attack with us, sir," suggested Astro.
co-ordinate conjunctions are also used to connect infinitives and participles.
1640s, "of the same order," from Medieval Latin coordinatus, past participle of coordinare "to set in order, arrange" (see coordination). Meaning "involving coordination" is from 1769. Related: Coordinance.
1823, in the mathematical sense, especially with reference to the system invented by Descartes; from coordinate (adj.). Hence, coordinates as a means of determining a location on the earth's surface (especially for aircraft), attested by 1960.
1660s, "to place in the same rank," from Latin coordinare (see coordination). Meaning "to arrange in proper position" (transitive) is from 1847; that of "to work together in order" (intransitive) is from 1863. Related: Coordinated; coordinating.