An organization entity is a group of people (organization members) that has a common purpose.
- AKA: GPE, Geo-Political Entity, Institution.
- a Nation State?
- a Government Organization, such as United Nations Organization, European Parliament, Chinese Government, U.S. Government, Canadian Government, California Government, Vancouver Government.
- a Private Organization, such as a Limited-Liability Organization, such as Microsoft Inc. or a Law Firm.
- an IGO, such as UNICEF.
- 10th Avenue Library.
- a Uniprot Consortium.
- a Manufacturer.
- an Academic Institution.
- a Voluntary Association.
- a Funding Agency.
- See: Entity Type, Institution.
- (Wikipedia, 2015) ⇒ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/organization Retrieved:2015-11-20.
- (Wikipedia, 2015) ⇒ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/organization#Types Retrieved:2015-11-20.
- There are a variety of legal types of organizations, including corporations, governments, non-governmental organizations, political organizations, international organizations, armed forces, charities, not-for-profit corporations, partnerships, cooperatives, and educational institutions.
A hybrid organization is a body that operates in both the public sector and the private sector simultaneously, fulfilling public duties and developing commercial market activities.
A voluntary association is an organization consisting of volunteers. Such organizations may be able to operate without legal formalities, depending on jurisdiction, including informal clubs.
Organizations may also operate in secret and/or illegally in the case of secret societies, criminal organizations and resistance movements.
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) ⇒ http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=organization
- 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