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organized

[awr-guh-nahyzd] /ˈɔr gəˌnaɪzd/
adjective
1.
affiliated in an organization, especially a union:
organized dockworkers.
2.
having a formal organization or structure, especially to coordinate or carry out for widespread activities:
organized medicine; organized crime.
Origin
1810-1820
1810-20; organize + -ed2
Related forms
well-organized, adjective
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Examples for wellorganized
  • In the following years, there developed a wellorganized resistance movement.
British Dictionary definitions for wellorganized

organized

/ˈɔːɡəˌnaɪzd/
adjective
1.
planned and controlled on a large scale and involving many people organized crime
2.
orderly and efficient a highly organized campaign
3.
(of the workers in a factory or office) belonging to a trade union organized labour
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