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 (kō-ôr′dn-ĭt, -āt′)
1. Mathematics Any of a set of two or more numbers used to determine the position of a point, line, curve, or plane in a space of a given dimension with respect to a system of lines or other fixed references.
2. coordinates Informal Directions: Give me some coordinates so I can find my way.
3. coordinates A set of articles, as of clothing or luggage, designed to match or complement one other, as in style or color.
a. Of equal importance, rank, or degree: jobs with coordinate responsibilities.
b. Grammar Having equal syntactic status; not subordinate: coordinate phrases.
2. Mathematics Of or based on a system of coordinates.
3. Of or relating to a university in which men and women are taught by the same faculty but in single-sex classes or on single-sex campuses.
v. (-āt′) co·or·di·nat·ed, co·or·di·nat·ing, co·or·di·nates
1. To cause to work or function in a common action or effort: coordinating the moving parts of a machine.
2. To make harmonious; harmonize: coordinate the colors of a design.
3. Grammar To link (syntactic units) at an equal level.
1. To work or function together harmoniously: a nursing staff that coordinates smoothly.
2. To form a harmonious combination; match: shoes that coordinate with the rest of the outfit.

co·or′di·nate·ly (-ĭt-lē) adv.
co·or′di·nate·ness (-ĭt-nĭs) n.
co·or′di·na′tive adj.
co·or′di·na′tor n.




1. well organized
2. with colours and patterns that match or look good together
3. able to control parts of the body so they work effectively together
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.coordinated - operating as a unitcoordinated - operating as a unit; "a unified utility system"; "a coordinated program"
integrated - formed into a whole or introduced into another entity; "a more closely integrated economic and political system"- Dwight D.Eisenhower; "an integrated Europe"
2.coordinated - being dexterous in the use of more than one set of muscle movements; "she was usually good with her hands and well coordinated"- Mary McCarthy
adroit - quick or skillful or adept in action or thought; "an exceptionally adroit pianist"; "an adroit technician"; "his adroit replies to hecklers won him many followers"; "an adroit negotiator"
3.coordinated - intentionally matchedcoordinated - intentionally matched; "curtains and walls were color coordinated"
matched - going well together; possessing harmonizing qualities


person, action, effort, approach, operationkoordiniert; to be badly coordinated (person)eine Koordinationsstörung haben
(= matching) clothes, designsaufeinander abgestimmt; colour-coordinated (clothes)farblich aufeinander abgestimmt
References in classic literature ?
Little as we knew it, in 1876 we were mainly gathering together the plans and the raw materials for the building up of the modern business world, with its quick, tense life and its national structure of immense coordinated industries.
He and the lions had been making so much noise that neither could hear anything above their concerted bedlam, and so it was that Tarzan did not hear the great bulk bearing down upon him from behind until an instant before it was upon him, and then he turned to see Buto, the rhinoceros, his little, pig eyes blazing, charging madly toward him and already so close that escape seemed impossible; yet so perfectly were mind and muscles coordinated in this unspoiled, primitive man that almost simultaneously with the sense perception of the threatened danger he wheeled and hurled his spear at Buto's chest.
He, who was more delicately coordinated, more finely nerved and strung than any of them, had no nerves of this sort.
The news is being underscored at this evening's Lehigh Valley IronPigs' home game in Allentown with the launch of the Coordinated Health Club Level, the Coordinated Health Services Center and the Coordinated Health Employer of the Week program.
FNS)--Using Croscill's coordinated bath fixturing has been a profitable venture for McRae's department stores, which has Croscill-coordinated merchandise in 24 of its 28 stores and Croscill shops in five.
Now, over a month after Hurricane Katrina's devastating landfall, there is an urgent need to mobilize a coordinated response by putting evacuees in touch with a vehicle for accessing the full spectrum of mainstream resources available to them.
PITTSBURGH, July 5 /PRNewswire/ -- TelCove, a leading provider of business critical telecommunications services to enterprise customers, carriers, and government organizations today announced a five-year communications services agreement with Coordinated Health to provide multiple telecommunication services for their Bethlehem headquarters and five other eastern Pennsylvania Coordinated Health locations.
Coordinated sets offer retailers the opportunity to develop a unique fashion statement, which in rum creates impulse sales.
California's healthcare system - which is largely built upon the coordinated care delivered by organized physician groups - delivers more value for the premium dollar than any other in the nation.
previously coordinated transportation, security and logistics for Super Bowl XXVI on behalf of the Minnesota Super Bowl Task Force.
With real-time visibility and a coordinated plan that ensures that the delivery of goods and activities of service personnel are in synch, organizations can improve their customer service while ensuring the optimal use of a field worker's time.
NASDAQ: GRNC) has acquired Coordinated Home Health, Coordinated Nursing Services Inc.

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