Organization vs Collaboratory - What's the difference?

organization | collaboratory |


As nouns the difference between organization and collaboratory

is that organization is (uncountable) the quality of being organized while collaboratory is (sciences) a networked organization in which scientists can collaborate.

As an adjective collaboratory is

that is involved in, or aids collaboration; collaborative.

organization

Alternative forms

* organisation

Noun

  • (uncountable) The quality of being organized.
  • * {{quote-magazine, date=2013-08-03, volume=408, issue=8847, magazine=(The Economist)
  • , title= The machine of a new soul , passage=The yawning gap in neuroscientists’ understanding of their topic is in the intermediate scale of the brain’s anatomy. Science has a passable knowledge of how individual nerve cells, known as neurons, work. It also knows which visible lobes and ganglia of the brain do what. But how the neurons are organised in these lobes and ganglia remains obscure. Yet this is the level of organisation that does the actual thinking—and is, presumably, the seat of consciousness.}}
  • (uncountable) The way in which something is organized, such as a book or an article.
  • (countable) A group of people or other legal entities with an explicit purpose and written rules.
  • (countable) A group of people consciously cooperating.
  • (baseball) A major league club and all its farm teams.
  • Hyponyms

    * institute * institution * corporation * firm * company * trade union * labor union * political party * church * school * university * hospital * See also

    collaboratory

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • That is involved in, or aids collaboration; collaborative
  • Noun

    (wikipedia collaboratory) (collaboratories)
  • (sciences) A networked organization in which scientists can collaborate