Definition of ARRANGEMENT

the way in which something is sized, arranged, or organized <an artistic arrangement of the vases on the shelf>
the way in which the elements of something (as a work of art) are arranged <the close arrangement of the figures in the family portrait is meant to be symbolic of their close emotional attachment>
Related Words motif, theme
the way objects in space or events in time are arranged or follow one another <the ill-advised arrangement of works in the piano recital resulted in pieces of similar mood being played back-to-back>

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