teamwork
noun Date: circa 1828 work done by several associates with each doing a part but all subordinating personal prominence to the efficiency of the whole

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  • teamwork — team‧work [ˈtiːmwɜːk ǁ wɜːrk] noun [uncountable] HUMAN RESOURCES the ability of a group of people to work well together: • Success has come from effective teamwork. • There is an emphasis on teamwork in the company. * * * teamwork UK US… …   Financial and business terms

  • Teamwork — Team work , n. 1. Work done by a team, as distinguished from that done by personal labor. [1913 Webster] 2. Work done by a number of associates, usually each doing a clearly defined portion, but all subordinating personal prominence to the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • teamwork — index coaction, concert, contribution (participation), cooperative Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • teamwork — (n.) 1828 in the literal sense, from TEAM (Cf. team) (n.) + WORK (Cf. work) (n.). Attested by 1909 in the extended sense …   Etymology dictionary

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  • teamwork — [n] collaboration, cooperation alliance, assistance, coalition, combined effort, confederacy, confederation, doing business with, esprit de corps, federation, harmony, help, joint effort, partisanship, partnership, pulling together, symbiosis,… …   New thesaurus

  • teamwork — ► NOUN ▪ the combined effective action of a group …   English terms dictionary

  • teamwork — [tēm′wʉrk΄] n. ☆ 1. joint action by a group of people, in which individual interests are subordinated to group unity and efficiency; coordinated effort, as of an athletic team 2. work done by or with a team …   English World dictionary

  • Teamwork — A general dictionary defines teamwork as a Cooperative or coordinated effort on the part of a group of persons acting together as a team or in the interests of a common cause, unison for a higher cause, people working together for a selfless… …   Wikipedia

  • Teamwork — Team|work [ ti:mvø:ɐ̯k], das; s: Zusammenarbeit von mehreren Personen an einer gemeinsamen Aufgabe: das Buch entstand im Teamwork. Syn.: ↑ Kooperation. * * * Team|work 〈[ ti:mwœ:k] n. 15; unz.〉 Gemeinschafts , Zusammenarbeit, Arbeit eines gut… …   Universal-Lexikon

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