organization chart

or·gan·i·za·tion chart
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [awr-guh-nuh-zey-shuh n chahrt]
    • /ˌɔr gə nəˈzeɪ ʃən tʃɑrt/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [awr-guh-nuh-zey-shuh n chahrt]
    • /ˌɔr gə nəˈzeɪ ʃən tʃɑrt/

Definitions of organization chart words

  • noun organization chart a diagrammatic representation showing how departments or divisions in an organization, as a large corporation, are related to one another along lines of authority. 1
  • noun organization chart a diagram representing the management structure of a company, showing the responsibilities of each department, the relationships of the departments to each other, and the hierarchy of management 0

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Origin of organization chart

First appearance:

before 1940
One of the 7% newest English words
First recorded in 1940-45

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Parts of speech for Organization chart


organization chart popularity

This term is known only to a narrow circle of people with rare knowledge. Only 27% of English native speakers know the meaning of this word.
According to our data about 70% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

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