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Definition of organizational

1 : of or relating to an organization : involving organization the organizational state of a crystal

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Other Words from organizational

organizationally adverb

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Luckily, these 15 products will clear your cooking space and set you up for organizational success. Audrey Bruno, SELF, "15 Products to Help You Organize Your Kitchen in 2019," 3 Jan. 2019 Chief operating officer Rosalind Brewer alluded to some of the organizational changes after the company reported improved fourth-quarter sales growth on Nov. 1. Benjamin Romano, The Seattle Times, "Starbucks laying off 350 people, mostly at Seattle headquarters," 13 Nov. 2018 This shift comes with other organizational changes that mostly involve segmenting Verizon’s respective businesses from one another, including new consumer and business-focused groups. Ashley Carman, The Verge, "Oath will soon be rebranded as Verizon Media Group," 5 Nov. 2018 The administration also objected to certain organizational changes the bill would make at the Pentagon. James Hohmann, Washington Post, "The Daily 202: Trump’s go-it-alone approach to foreign policy angers allies, benefits adversaries," 25 May 2018 The company said its current management team would remain in place, and no organizational changes are expected. Mike Rogoway,, "Legal tech firm Exterro lands $100 million-plus investment," 23 May 2018 At first glance, this custom California Closet designed for House Beautiful's Whole Home project looks like the walk-in of your dreams, with shelves, space, and organizational tools galore. Danielle Tullo, House Beautiful, "This Appliance Actually Irons Your Clothes For You," 6 Nov. 2018 As a 39th-round pick, Acosta wouldn’t be too high on the organizational depth chart. Steve Reaven,, "Barrington OF Tyler Acosta heads to college after declining to sign with Arizona Diamondbacks," 12 July 2018 Littlefield’s job is to guide the development of the young talent in the Tigers’ system, from managing the staff who coaches them to promoting players and ensuring the farm system has organizational depth. Anthony Fenech, Detroit Free Press, "Meet the men trying to rebuild the Detroit Tigers," 25 Mar. 2018

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First Known Use of organizational

1855, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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