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verb [transitive] coordinate pronunciation in British English /kəʊˈɔː(r)dɪneɪt/
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present tense
present participlecoordinating
past tensecoordinated
past participlecoordinated
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  1. 1
    to organize the different parts of a job or plan so that the people involved work together effectively
    A senior embassy official is coordinating efforts to free the captives.
    1. a.
      to organize things into a system
      It was her task to coordinate all the relevant information.
  2. 2
    to control the movements of different parts of your body so that they work well together
    Children have to learn to coordinate eye and hand movements.


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