An example of coordination is when a gymnast walks on a tightrope without falling.
An example of coordination is when two people work together to plan or coordinate a party.
I'm terrible at sports -- I have no coordination.
Origin of coordination
- French from Medieval Latin coōrdinātiō coōrdinātiōn- co- co- Latin ōrdinātiō arrangement (from ōrdinātus) (past participle of ōrdināre to arrange in order) (from ōrdō ōrdin- order ar- in Indo-European roots)
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Middle French coordination, from Late Latin coordinationem (nominative of coordinatio), from Latin coordinare.