co-ordinator

coordinator

[koh-awr-dn-ey-ter]
noun
1.
a person or thing that coordinates.
Also, co-ordinator.


Origin:
1860–65; coordinate + -or2

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coordinate or co-ordinate
 
vb
1.  (tr) to organize or integrate (diverse elements) in a harmonious operation
2.  to place (things) in the same class or order, or (of things) to be placed in the same class or order
3.  (intr) to work together, esp harmoniously
4.  (intr) to take or be in the form of a harmonious order
5.  chem to form or cause to form a coordinate bond
 
n
6.  maths Cartesian coordinates See polar coordinates any of a set of numbers that defines the location of a point in space
7.  a person or thing equal in rank, type, etc
 
adj
8.  of, concerned with, or involving coordination
9.  of the same rank, type, etc
10.  of or involving the use of coordinates: coordinate geometry
 
co-ordinate or co-ordinate (kəʊˈɔːdɪnɪt, -ˌneɪt)
 
vb
 
n
 
adj
 
co'ordinately or co-ordinate
 
adv
 
co-'ordinately or co-ordinate
 
adv
 
co'ordinateness or co-ordinate
 
n
 
co-'ordinateness or co-ordinate
 
n
 
co'ordinative or co-ordinate
 
adj
 
co-'ordinative or co-ordinate
 
adj
 
co'ordinator or co-ordinate
 
n
 
co-'ordinator or co-ordinate
 
n

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coordinator
1864, agent noun from coordinate (v.).

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