• WordNet 3.6
    • n co-ordinate a number that identifies a position relative to an axis
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • co-ordinate to be co-ordinated; as, These activities co-ordinate well.
    • co-ordinate To give a common action, movement, or condition to; to regulate and combine so as to produce harmonious action; to adjust; to harmonize; as, to coördinate muscular movements.
    • co-ordinate To make coördinate; to put in the same order or rank; as, to coördinate ideas in classification.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Co-ordinate kō-or′di-nāt holding the same order or rank
    • v.t Co-ordinate to make co-ordinate
    • n Co-ordinate a co-ordinate element: each of a system of two or more magnitudes used to define the position of a point, line, or plane, by reference to a fixed system of lines, points, &c
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In literature:

But Henry was too cheerful, and Mirabelle was too coy, and the two facts didn't co-ordinate.
"Rope" by Holworthy Hall
In the co-ordinate origin and gradual differentiation of Poetry, Music, and Dancing, we have another series of illustrations.
"Essays: Scientific, Political, & Speculative, Vol. I" by Herbert Spencer
It was a conjunction of two co-ordinate entities.
"Monophysitism Past and Present" by A. A. Luce
No created angel could in this manner be placed by the side of God, or be introduced as being independent of, and co-ordinate with, Him.
"Christology of the Old Testament: And a Commentary on the Messianic Predictions, v. 1" by Ernst Wilhelm Hengstenberg
But it would take a great deal of mental co-ordination among the participants.
"Occasion for Disaster" by Gordon Randall Garrett
I want to talk to Baythim Venns, co-ordinator of Ecological Control, in Faisalla.
"The Asses of Balaam" by Gordon Randall Garrett
No type has this strong, sure, co-ordinated hand-machine to any such degree as the Muscular.
"How to Analyze People on Sight" by Elsie Lincoln Benedict and Ralph Paine Benedict
These parts, having independent functions, are co-ordinated to the general whole.
"History of Human Society" by Frank W. Blackmar
The other is ... well, as you have seen, he is slow, sluggish, and badly co-ordinated.
"Anything You Can Do" by Gordon Randall Garrett
This co-ordination of the two appeals is the origin and the essence of the quality of style.
"Materials and Methods of Fiction" by Clayton Hamilton

In news:

The two-year diploma course attracts a wide range of candidates, from professionals to newcomers, says co-ordinator/professor Diane Moore.
Approachable Ina Garten's seventh book explains how to put food together, co-ordinate meals and set a nice table.
CA sacked elite men's road co-ordinator Matt White last week after he admitted to using drugs while riding for Armstrong's US Postal team.
This is Genevieve Johnson, field education co-ordinator aboard the research vessel Odyssey.
Our central theme is a discussion with the co-ordinators of the recent Vers La Verite conference in Paris.
SOS Green Team co-ordinator Chris Pearce by the Seine River with a grappling hook.
Volunteers known as "earth angels " co-ordinate with the pilots to help transport patients, who are usually children.
The CFL club announced Wednesday that Meyer will be offensive co-ordinator while retaining responsibility of coaching one of the league's best front fives.
Price points have not been determined yet, according to sales support co-ordinator Kimberly Oakes.
Enlarge Beverly Schaefer/For The Times Pam Flory, garden co-ordinator holds a chicken so it can be petted by (L-R) Nikita Bhaskar, Maddy Waxman, Wendy Yin Woo Zhang and Edward Liu (L) in the PDS Organic Garden, Princeton Twp.
The regional depots are scattered around the city and overseen by community members called depot co-ordinators.
BETTER co-ordination between Edinburgh 's festival and its art galleries might give the 1m or so who visit the festival each August a better chance to see the city's art exhibitions.
Just before the season, Houston defensive co-ordinator Wade Phillips was asked what he wanted from his defence in 2012 after the unit made a remarkable turnaround to finish second in the NFL in yards allowed last season.
The Montreal Alouettes have named Noel Thorpe as their new defensive co-ordinator.
Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world's leading maritime services provider, has opened a new North Africa operations desk to co-ordinate customer requirements across ports in Libya, Algeria and Morocco.

In science:

Let us come back to the fact that the contribution of the new co-ordinate coming from two-dimensional metric allows to cancel the conformal anomaly.
String Theory or Field Theory?
Ln = −zn+1 d dz , i.e. form the basis of holomorphic vector fields on the world-sheet Σ, parameterized by complex co-ordinates (z , ¯z).
String Theory or Field Theory?
First, conformal invariance says that a ”physical operator” must have unit dimension, then and only then the result of integration over the boundary of the world-sheet (in case of open strings, or over the whole world-sheet in case of closed strings) will not depend on the choice of co-ordinates.
String Theory or Field Theory?
However, the variables θα (σ, τ ) behave as scalars with respect to two-dimensional reparameterizations of co-ordinates and two-dimensional supersymmetry is not a symmetry of the Green-Schwarz superstrings.
String Theory or Field Theory?
The main example of duality is symmetry in the theory of closed strings in a space-time with compact dimensions (in the simplest case – with the only co-ordinate taking values on some ”circle” φ ∼ φ + 2πRn, with n ∈ Z being any integer).
String Theory or Field Theory?