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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The imposition of a new structure.

Usage examples (34)
  • I suspect that in the short term the reorganisation will now cost more than it will save.
  • The reorganisation was a difficult work, for the burghers were divided amongst themselves.
  • It is the latest part of GM's reorganisation, which is also set to see the Opel and Vauxhall brands going to Canada's Magna.
  • And there's no meaningful attempt being made to establish a mechanism for judging in the future whether the reorganisation has been a 'success'. for more
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