teamwork

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n teamwork cooperative work done by a team (especially when it is effective) "it will take money, good planning and, above all, teamwork"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Teamwork Work done by a number of associates, usually each doing a clearly defined portion, but all subordinating personal prominence to the efficiency of the whole; as, the teamwork of a football eleven or a gun crew. "Is the teamwork system employed, or does one workman make the whole cigar?"
    • Teamwork Work done by a team, as distinguished from that done by personal labor.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n teamwork Work done by a team of horses, oxen, etc., as distinguished from manual labor.
    • n teamwork Work done by the players collectively in a base-ball nine, a foot-ball eleven, etc.: as, the team-work of the nine is excellent.
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Quotations

  • Margaret Carty
    Margaret Carty
    “The nice thing about teamwork is that you always have others on your side.”
  • B. Dodge
    B. Dodge
    “No problem is insurmountable. With a little courage, teamwork and determination a person can overcome anything.”
  • Vince Lombardi
    Vince%20Lombardi
    “Teamwork is what the Green Bay Packers were all about. They didn't do it for individual glory. They did it because they loved one another.”
  • Akio Morita
    Akio Morita
    “We will try to create conditions where persons could come together in a spirit of teamwork, and exercise to their heart's desire their technological capacity.”

Usage

In literature:

Yet they were no cowards, and only by teamwork did Nobs and I overcome them at last.
"The People that Time Forgot" by Edgar Rice Burroughs
They won in fluctuating spells of good cards and judicious teamwork.
"Cabin Fever" by B. M. Bower
Their teamwork is marvelous.
"Dawn O'Hara, The Girl Who Laughed" by Edna Ferber
Teamwork in a bombing squad is essential.
"Military Instructors Manual" by James P. Cole and Oliver Schoonmaker
Teamwork often demands the suppression of individuality.
"Some Christian Convictions" by Henry Sloane Coffin
But Lawrenceville rallied and for the rest of the game their teamwork was masterly.
"Football Days" by William H. Edwards
We ain't doing teamwork in vaudeville.
"The Best Short Stories of 1915" by Various
They must get to them that way fairly often, to judge by the teamwork they use when it does happen.
"Skylark Three" by Edward Elmer Smith
It was, as Paul declared to his colleagues, a triumph of teamwork.
"Paul and the Printing Press" by Sara Ware Bassett
Why, don't you know that is organized teamwork just as fine as they make it?
"Traffic in Souls" by Eustace Hale Ball
This is a teamwork job.
"A Yankee Flier Over Berlin" by Al Avery
If I hadn't been so sick at my stomach, I would have had to admire really great teamwork.
"The Trouble with Telstar" by John Berryman
Teamwork can take advantage of it.
"Tangle Hold" by F. L. Wallace
At a time like this their teamwork was automatic.
"The Golden Skull" by John Blaine
The teamwork was repeated time after time, until at last the slab toppled over, gaining them another twelve inches.
"Rich Living" by Michael Cathal
So I think teamwork is essential.
"Project Cyclops" by Thomas Hoover
Teamwork is our first motto.
"The Camp Fire Girls Solve a Mystery" by Hildegard G. Frey
What we wish to have work together we must put together and give practice in teamwork.
"The Psychology of Arithmetic" by Edward L. Thorndike
Between Burr and Olds there was the finest sort of teamwork.
"With the Doughboy in France" by Edward Hungerford
It was teamwork that saved the game!
"Dan Carter and the Cub Honor" by Mildred A. Wirt
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In news:

Doctor in Newport News promotes teamwork for better treatment.
How teamwork makes for the best job in the sky.
Like teamwork, there's no "I" in technology.
For a Team to Be Focused on Teamwork, It Needs to Come Together as a Team.
The Smart STAT patient simulator from Simualids offers practitioners at all levels of healthcare the opportunity for education, evaluation, and teamwork skills development and testing.
Students from Jefferson High School worked with Discovery Middle School 7th graders to learn about respect and teamwork.
The company launched a site, called " Solve for X," a TED-like think tank that will encourage problem solving and teamwork to come up with "radical" ideas for big picture problems.
This arrest was made, he said, because of that teamwork.
Collaboration and teamwork are key ingredients for managing donated funds.
It takes a lot of teamwork to get the news of a severe storm or tornado out to you.
Teamwork and creativity define the character of the Quesnel Specialty Mill.
Aggressive and diminuitive spoken word duo "Death From Below" (Dan Sully and Tim Stafford) give a lesson in teamwork.
We were blessed with a great team that understood the teamwork concept - that together everyone accomplishes more.
When you hear the word, " teamwork ," what comes to mind.
5 Ways to Boost Teamwork Results.
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In science:

The attention devoted to teamwork in a MAS setting is quite recent.
Logic-Based Specification Languages for Intelligent Software Agents
Even though other capabilities of project manager like skills for follow-up, tracking, teamwork etc. is appreciable, one thing needs to be emphasized here is that the low efficiency in prediction of defect occurrence can affect the results creatable through the skills cited above.
An Analytical Approach for Project Managers in Effective Defect Management in Software Process
All this takes teamwork and efficient tools.
The Top Quark - 2006 and Beyond
His summary found that the gains from team inspection seen in programming and in Panko’s [1999] spreadsheet logic inspection study are unsurprising in view of teamwork’s long-proven ability to reduce errors more than individual work.
Recommended Practices for Spreadsheet Testing
There are several multi-agent system aspects that deserve attention, such as multiple agent submission for teamwork, or even for manipulative purposes.
Implementing an Agent Trade Server
Teamwork is meaningless since no player or group of players will gain anything, or lose anything, by working together.
Cooperation in Subset Team Games: Altruism and Selfishness
This represents ideal teamwork since every subset of players provides benefit both to the team and to other subsets.
Cooperation in Subset Team Games: Altruism and Selfishness
Since the altruistic contributions are positive, teamwork is “robust” in the sense that working apart gives a worse outcome.
Cooperation in Subset Team Games: Altruism and Selfishness
The conditions are right for teamwork to flourish.
Cooperation in Subset Team Games: Altruism and Selfishness
I would like to thank Klaus Bresser and Gudrun Pinter for our short but efficient teamwork and K.
Lorentz Covariance in Epstein-Glaser Renormalization
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