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coordinating


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Coordinate  \Co*["o]r"di*nate\  (-n[=a]t),  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p. 
  {Co["o]rdinated};  p.  pr  &  vb  n.  {Co["o]rdinating}.] 
  1.  To  make  co["o]rdinate;  to  put  in  the  same  order  or  rank; 
  as  to  co["o]rdinate  ideas  in  classification. 
 
  2.  To  give  a  common  action  movement,  or  condition  to  to 
  regulate  and  combine  so  as  to  produce  harmonious  action 
  to  adjust  to  harmonize;  as  to  co["o]rdinate  muscular 
  movements. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  coordinating 
  adj  :  (grammar)  serving  to  connect  two  grammatical  constituents  of 
  identical  construction;  "`and'  in  `John  and  Mary'  or  in 
  `John  walked  and  Mary  rode'  is  a  coordinating 
  conjunction;  and  so  is  `or'  in  `will  you  go  or  stay?'" 
  [syn:  {coordinating(a)},  {coordinative}]  [ant:  {subordinating(a)}] 




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