Definition of


  1. (noun, cognition) the thing arranged or agreed to
  2. (noun, group) an orderly grouping (of things or persons) considered as a unit; the result of arranging
  3. (noun, cognition) an organized structure for arranging or classifying
    the facts were familiar but it was in the organization of them that he was original
    he tried to understand their system of classification
  4. (noun, attribute) the spatial property of the way in which something is placed
    the placement of the chairs
  5. (noun, communication) a piece of music that has been adapted for performance by a particular set of voices or instruments
  6. (noun, act) the act of arranging and adapting a piece of music

via WordNet, Princeton University

Origin of the word Arrangement

  1. c.1743, from Fr. arrangement, from arranger (see arrange). more

via Online Etymology Dictionary, ©2001 Douglas Harper

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