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co·or·di·na·tion

 (kō-ôr′dn-ā′shən)
n.
1.
a. The act of coordinating.
b. The state of being coordinate; harmonious adjustment or interaction.
2. Physiology Harmonious functioning of muscles or groups of muscles in the execution of movements.
3. Grammar The linking of two syntactically equal units, as by a coordinate conjunction.

[French, from Medieval Latin coōrdinātiō, coōrdinātiōn- : co-, co- + Latin ōrdinātiō, arrangement (from ōrdinātus, past participle of ōrdināre, to arrange in order, from ōrdō, ōrdin-, order; see ar- in Indo-European roots).]
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coordination

(kəʊˌɔːdɪˈneɪʃən) or

co-ordination

n
balanced and effective interaction of movement, actions, etc
[C17: from Late Latin coordinātiō, from Latin ordinātiō an arranging; see ordinate]
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co•or•di•na•tion

or co-or•di•na•tion

(koʊˌɔr dnˈeɪ ʃən)

n.
1. the act or state of coordinating or of being coordinated.
2. proper order or relationship.
3. harmonious combination or interaction, as of functions or parts.
[1595–1605; < Late Latin]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.coordination - the skillful and effective interaction of movementscoordination - the skillful and effective interaction of movements
skillfulness - the state of being cognitively skillful
incoordination - a lack of coordination of movements
2.coordination - the regulation of diverse elements into an integrated and harmonious operation
timing - the regulation of occurrence, pace, or coordination to achieve a desired effect (as in music, theater, athletics, mechanics)
synchronisation, synchronization, synchronizing - coordinating by causing to indicate the same time; "the synchronization of their watches was an important preliminary"
proration - the proportional limitation of production or distribution of something (e.g. crude oil or natural gas) to some fractional part of the total capacity of each producer
3.coordination - the grammatical relation of two constituents having the same grammatical form
grammatical relation - a linguistic relation established by grammar
4.coordination - being of coordinate importance, rank, or degree
categorisation, categorization, sorting, classification - the basic cognitive process of arranging into classes or categories
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Translations
koordinointiyhteensovittaminen

coordination

[kəʊˌɔːdɪˈneɪʃən] Ncoordinación f
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coordination

nKoordination f, → Koordinierung f; in coordination within Abstimmung mit; to have little or no coordinationeine Koordinationsstörung haben
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coordination

[kəʊˌɔːdɪˈneɪʃn] ncoordinazione f
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co·or·di·na·tion

n. coordinación;
lack of ___falta de ___.
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coordination

n coordinación f
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References in classic literature ?
Her carriage was that of health and physical perfection--the effortless harmony of faultless coordination. A scarf of silken gossamer crossing over one shoulder was wrapped about her body; her black hair was piled high upon her head.
Graduates of the hardest of man-handling schools, veterans of multitudes of rough-and-tumble battles, men of blood and sweat and endurance, they nevertheless lacked one thing that Daylight possessed in high degree--namely, an almost perfect brain and muscular coordination. It was simple, in its way, and no virtue of his.
With the "two coordinations" in mind, we now examine Klein's deployment of this distinction in the economic literature.
"Conventions, Social Order, and the Two Coordinations." Constitutional Political Economy, 8: 319-35.
Ever since Hayek's 1937 classic, "Economics and Knowledge," Austrians and other sympathetic writers have rightly emphasized study of the coordination properties of an economic system.
In an insightful paper (Klein, 1997) and its follow-up (Klein and Orsborn, 2009), Daniel Klein identifies two distinct (and often conflated) meanings of coordination. Unfortunately, his distinction-which is perfectly valid as far as it goes-cannot bear the weight that Klein puts on it.
Marine Coordination Services BV, based in Joure, will play a part in the commissioning phase of the Merkur Offshore wind farm, one of the largest wind turbine parks in Germany.
Through its managing owners Cor Van der Velde and Jens Doeksen, Marine Coordination Services BV states that it is proud of the contract.
Marine Coordination Services BV is characterised by the 24/7 deployment of seasoned marine coordination professionals coming from its own international network, the adoption of specialist information and communication technology, and the personal, operational commitment shown by its managing owners.
The ARC model is a role-based coordination model developed to address three main concerns inherent in an ODE system: dynamicity, scalability, and stringent QoS requirements.
Keywords: coordination models, actors, roles, coordinators, open distributed and embedded systems
What we need is a model to study QoS aware interaction, or coordination, among distributed computational entities in ODE systems.

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