co·​or·​di·​nat·​ed | \ kō-ˈȯr-də-ˌnā-təd How to pronounce coordinated (audio) \

Definition of coordinated

: able to use more than one set of muscle movements to a single end a well-coordinated athlete

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Meanwhile, couples like Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner or Rosie Huntington-Whiteley and Jason Statham took center stage in coordinated looks. Janelle Okwodu, Vogue, "Of Course the Oscar After-Parties Were Filled With Decadent Fashion," 25 Feb. 2019 Before hitting up the BAFTAs red carpet in coordinated suits yesterday, Bradley Cooper and Irina Shayk dressed up for a dinner out in London the night before. Erica Gonzales, Harper's BAZAAR, "Irina Shayk Looked So Chic in All-White Chanel for a Night Out with Bradley Cooper," 11 Feb. 2019 Today, the Duchess of Cambridge chose a head-to-toe coordinated color palette for the visit, based around a bespoke green Beulah dress. Lucy Wood, Marie Claire, "Kate Middleton's Head-to-Toe Green Outfit is a Lesson in Color Coordination," 22 Jan. 2019 The coordinated gender-neutral suits and face-obscuring masks also, in a way, equalize the four women, who come from different backgrounds and socioeconomic statuses in that moment. Fawnia Soo Hoo, Glamour, "The Costumes in Widows Mirror Each Woman’s Journey," 15 Nov. 2018 On Friday, according to The New York Times, the social network closed 251 accounts belonging to Americans who were amplifying false and misleading content in a coordinated fashion. Dan Goodin, Ars Technica, "Already facing an uphill misinformation fight, Facebook loses to scammers, too," 16 Oct. 2018 This grotesque and coordinated character assassination will dissuade competent and good people of all political persuasions from serving our country. Fox News, "Brit Hume on fallout from Kavanaugh hearing; Alan Dershowitz on Rachel Mitchell's performance," 28 Sep. 2018 The velvet glam accents and relaxing palette of neutrals and purples lent a chic and coordinated energy in every room. Lucia Tonelli, ELLE Decor, "An Exclusive Look Inside Shay Mitchell’s Stunning Office Remodel," 4 Sep. 2018 Is the coordinated launch necessary to get the hulking GeForce RTX 2080 Ti out there ASAP to satisfy deep-pocketed enthusiasts with a need for speed? Brad Chacos, PCWorld, "Nvidia's GeForce RTX 2080 and RTX 2080 Ti are loaded with boundary-pushing graphics tech," 20 Aug. 2018

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1885, in the meaning defined above

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co·​or·​di·​nat·​ed | \ -ᵊn-ˌāt-əd How to pronounce coordinated (audio) \

Medical Definition of coordinated

: able to use more than one set of muscle movements to a single end a well-coordinated athlete

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