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People vs. Organization — What's the Difference?

People vs. Organization — What's the Difference?

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People

A people is a plurality of persons considered as a whole, as is the case with an ethnic group, nation or the public of a polity.
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Organization

An organization, or organisation (Commonwealth English; see spelling differences), is an entity – such as a company, an institution, or an association – comprising one or more people and having a particular purpose. The word is derived from the Greek word organon, which means tool or instrument, musical instrument, and organ.
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People

Human beings in general or considered collectively
The earthquake killed 30,000 people
People think I'm mad
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Organization

The act or process of organizing
The organization of the photos did not take long.
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People

The members of a particular nation, community, or ethnic group
The native peoples of Canada
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Organization

The state or manner of being organized
The organization of the files could be improved.
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People

The supporters or employees of a person in a position of power or authority
I've had my people watching the house for some time now
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Organization

A manner of accomplishing something in an orderly or efficient way
Your project was hampered by your lack of organization.
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People

(of a group of people) inhabit (a place)
An arid mountain region peopled by warring clans
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Organization

A group of persons organized for a particular purpose; an association or business.
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People

Humans considered as a group or in indefinite numbers. Often treated as a plural of person, alone and in compounds
People were dancing in the street. I met all sorts of people. This book is not intended for laypeople.
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Organization

The administrative personnel of such a structure
Contacted the organization with his complaint.
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People

The mass of ordinary persons; the populace. Used with the
"those who fear and distrust the people, and wish to draw all powers from them into the hands of the higher classes" (Thomas Jefferson).
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Organization

(uncountable) The quality of being organized.
This painting shows little organization at first glance, but little by little the structure becomes clear.
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People

A body of persons living in the same country under one national government; a nationality.
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Organization

(uncountable) The way in which something is organized, such as a book or an article.
The organization of the book is as follows.
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People

The citizens of a political unit, such as a nation or state; the electorate. Used with the.
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Organization

(countable) A group of people or other legal entities with an explicit purpose and written rules.
In response to the crisis, the nations in the region formed an organization.
If you want to be part of this organization, you have to follow its rules.
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People

Pl. peo·ples A body of persons sharing a common religion, culture, or language
The peoples of central Asia.
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Organization

(countable) A group of people consciously cooperating.
Over time, the spontaneous movement had become an organization.
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People

Persons with regard to their residence, class, profession, or group
City people.
Farming people.
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Organization

(baseball) A major league club and all its farm teams.
He's been in the Dodgers' organization since 2003.
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People

Persons subordinate to or loyal to a ruler, superior, or employer
The manager would like to introduce you to our people in the regional office.
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Organization

The act of organizing; the act of arranging in a systematic way for use or action; as, the organization of an army, or of a deliberative body.
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People

A person's family, relatives, or ancestors
Where are your people from?.
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Organization

The state of being organized.
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People

(Informal) Animals or other beings distinct from humans
Rabbits and squirrels are the furry little people of the woods.
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Organization

That which is organized; an organized existence; an organism
The cell may be regarded as the most simple, the most common, and the earliest form of organization.
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People

To settle or inhabit with people; populate.
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Organization

A group of persons associated together for a common purpose and having a set of rules which specify the relations of the individual members to the whole gorup.
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People

To be present in or on (a place)
"The stores ... are peopled by serious shoppers" (Perri Klass).
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Organization

The manner in which something is organized; the relations included in an organized state or condition; as, the organization of the department permits ad hoc groups to form.
What is organization but the connection of parts in and for a whole, so that each part is, at once, end and means?
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People

Used as plural of person; a body of human beings considered generally or collectively; a group of two or more persons.
There were so many people at the restaurant last night.
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Organization

A group of people who work together
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People

(countable) Persons forming or belonging to a particular group, such as a nation, class, ethnic group, country, family, etc.
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Organization

An organized structure for arranging or classifying;
He changed the arrangement of the topics
The facts were familiar but it was in the organization of them that he was original
He tried to understand their system of classification
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People

A group of persons regarded as being employees, followers, companions or subjects of a ruler.
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Organization

The persons (or committees or departments etc.) who make up a body for the purpose of administering something;
He claims that the present administration is corrupt
The governance of an association is responsible to its members
He quickly became recognized as a member of the establishment
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People

One's colleagues or employees.
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Organization

The act of forming something;
The constitution of a PTA group last year
It was the establishment of his reputation
He still remembers the organization of the club
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People

A person's ancestors, relatives or family.
My people lived through the Black Plague and the Thirty Years War.
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Organization

The act of organizing a business or business-related activity;
He was brought in to supervise the organization of a new department
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People

The mass of a community as distinguished from a special class (elite); the commonalty; the populace; the vulgar; the common crowd; the citizens.
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Organization

The activity or result of distributing or disposing persons or things properly or methodically;
His organization of the work force was very efficient
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People

Plural of person.
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Organization

An ordered manner; orderliness by virtue of being methodical and well organized;
His compulsive organization was not an endearing quality
We can't do it unless we establish some system around here
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People

(transitive) To stock with people or inhabitants; to fill as with people; to populate.
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People

(intransitive) To become populous or populated.
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People

(transitive) To inhabit; to occupy; to populate.
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People

To interact with people; to socialize.
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People

The body of persons who compose a community, tribe, nation, or race; an aggregate of individuals forming a whole; a community; a nation.
Unto him shall the gathering of the people be.
The ants are a people not strong.
Before many peoples, and nations, and tongues.
Earth's monarchs are her peoples.
A government of all the people, by all the people, for all the people.
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People

Persons, generally; an indefinite number of men and women; folks; population, or part of population; as, country people; - sometimes used as an indefinite subject or verb, like on in French, and man in German; as, people in adversity.
People were tempted to lend by great premiums.
People have lived twenty-four days upon nothing but water.
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People

The mass of community as distinguished from a special class; the commonalty; the populace; the vulgar; the common crowd; as, nobles and people.
And strive to gain his pardon from the people.
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People

One's ancestors or family; kindred; relations; as, my people were English.
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People

To stock with people or inhabitants; to fill as with people; to populate.
As the gay motes that people the sunbeams.
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People

(plural) any group of human beings (men or women or children) collectively;
Old people
There were at least 200 people in the audience
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People

The body of citizens of a state or country;
The Spanish people
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People

The common people generally;
Separate the warriors from the mass
Power to the people
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People

Members of a family line;
His people have been farmers for generations
Are your people still alive?
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People

Fill with people or supply with inhabitants;
People a room
The government wanted to populate the remote area of the country
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People

Make one's home or live in;
She resides officially in Iceland
I live in a 200-year old house
These people inhabited all the islands that are now deserted
The plains are sparsely populated
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