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

Examples of coordinated in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In that incident, a U.S. government compound in Benghazi was ambushed in a coordinated attack by the Islamic militant group Ansar al-Sharia. Barnini Chakraborty, Fox News, "State Dept opens massive new training center, complete with fake town, burning simulator," 23 Dec. 2019 The money will be deposited into the Regional Supportive Housing Impact Fund, a fund overseen by coordinated care organization Health Share of Oregon, Karman said. oregonlive, "Kaiser Permanente will donate $5.1 million to help homeless people with disabilities find stable housing in 2020," 21 Jan. 2020 Some legislators are aware of the problem and are working with agency and community leaders to have a more coordinated, consumer-friendly system. Stephanie Innes, azcentral, "Here's what to do if you suspect a vulnerable adult is being abused in Arizona," 21 Jan. 2020 While there’s no evidence of coordinated Iranian involvement, imagine if the aggressor — instead of scrambling data and demanding ransoms — simply wiped hard drives clean, said Hultquist. Time, "Iranian Cyberattacks Feared After Killing of General Qasem Soleimani," 3 Jan. 2020 Eugene Police believe a woman may have been kidnapped from a Target parking lot in what appeared to be a coordinated carjacking. oregonlive, "Woman possibly kidnapped from Target parking lot in Eugene," 7 Jan. 2020 Other Nuggets, such as Plumlee, Millsap and Murray, took part in coordinated events in the community away from the spotlight. Mike Singer, The Denver Post, "Winter jackets, a movie experience and a Porsche: How the Nuggets are giving back this holiday season," 26 Dec. 2019 Plus, like other co-living spaces, Haven offers residents ample recreational space, company-coordinated events included in the membership fee. Eleanor Cummins, SELF, "Millennials Are Lonely. Can 'Adult Dorms' Fill the Void?," 18 Dec. 2019 Williams helped raise nearly $1,000 in donations, as well as coordinated numerous hours from seven volunteers. John Benson, cleveland, "Dog and cat lovers renovate Fairview Park Police’s temporary animal kennel," 5 Dec. 2019

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First Known Use of coordinated

1885, in the meaning defined above

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15 Feb 2020

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“Coordinated.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Feb. 2020.

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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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