But he made absolutely no attempt to coordinate his withdrawal with the Palestinian side.
Translation: There needs to be one person to coordinate with—and put pressure on—President Hamid Karzai.
To coordinate complex military operations across multiple theaters, the group relies heavily on its midlevel leadership.
“Go on board and coordinate the rescue operation from there,” yells De Falco.
We have no problem with manpower and the capability to mount and coordinate these complex attacks.
His muscles, his bones and his nervous system ceased to coordinate.
Darwin was the first to coordinate the ample results of these lines of research.
There was no time to coordinate these memories now or to attend to the wound in his own forehead.
A leader who could not communicate with his forces and coordinate their actions would be helpless.
This bringing of union to the colonies was done for maintenance of order, to coordinate defense, and to enforce trade laws.
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.
mathematics
One member of a tuple of numbers which defines the position of a point in some space. Commonly used coordinate systems have as many coordinates as their are dimensions in the space, e.g. a pair for two dimensions. The most common coordinate system is Cartesian coordinates, probably followed by polar coordinates.
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