Organization Entity

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An organization entity is a human social system (with organization members) that has a common purpose.





    • uncountable The quality of being organized.
      • This painting shows little organization at first glance, but little by little the structure becomes clear.
    • uncountable The way in which something is organized, such as a book or an article.
      • The organization of the book is as follows.
    • countable A group of people or other legal entities with an explicit purpose and written rules.
      • In response to the crisis, the nations in the region formed an 'organization.
      • If you want to be part of this 'organization, you have to follow its rules.
    • countable A group of people consciously cooperating.
      • Over time, the spontaneous movement had become an organization.
  • (WordNet, 2009) ⇒
    • S: (n) organization, organisation (a group of people who work together)
    • S: (n) arrangement, organization, organisation, system (an organized structure for arranging or classifying) "he changed the arrangement of the topics"; "the facts were familiar but it was in the organization of them that he was original"; "he tried to understand their system of classification"
    • S: (n) administration, governance, governing body, establishment, brass, organization, organisation (the persons (or committees or departments etc.) who make up a body for the purpose of administering something) "he claims that the present administration is corrupt"; "the governance of an association is responsible to its members"; "he quickly became recognized as a member of the establishment"
    • S: (n) organization, organisation (the act of organizing a business or an activity related to a business) "he was brought in to supervise the organization of a new department"
    • S: (n) organization, organisation, system (an ordered manner; orderliness by virtue of being methodical and well organized) "his compulsive organization was not an endearing quality"; "we can't do it unless we establish some system around here"
    • S: (n) organization, organisation (the activity or result of distributing or disposing persons or things properly or methodically) "his organization of the work force was very efficient"
    • S: (n) constitution, establishment, formation, organization, organisation (the act of forming or establishing something) "the constitution of a PTA group last year"; "it was the establishment of his reputation"; "he still remembers the organization of the club"


  • (Choo, 1996) ⇒ Chun Wei Choo. (1996). “The Knowing Organization: How organizations use information to construct meaning, create knowledge and make decisions.” In: International Journal of Information Management, 16(5). doi:10.1016/0268-4012(96)00020-5