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verb organize pronunciation in British English /ˈɔː(r)ɡənaɪz/
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present tense
present participleorganizing
past tenseorganized
past participleorganized
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  1. 1
    [transitive] to prepare or arrange an activity or event
    Who’s organizing the conference?
    The rally was organized by a pro-government group.
    1. a.
      to provide something that is needed
      I’ll ask my secretary to organize some refreshments.
  2. 2
    [transitive] to put things into a sensible order or into a system in which all parts work well together
    Let’s organize this agenda a little better.
    Each set of questions is organized around a specific topic.
    The University Library is organized on a subject basis.


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