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    Question coordinate & adjust

    Excuse me? What is(are) the diffrence(s) between the words "coordinate" and "adjust" ?
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    Default Re: coordinate & adjust

    If you adjust something, you change it in soe way- I can adjust the volume of the music I am listening to, which would be either turning it up or down. If you coordinate things, you get them to work together in some way. If I have a number of people working on a project, I would need to ensure that they were working in such a way that they were not duplicating things, were communicating with each other, etc- this would be coordination.

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    Default Re: coordinate & adjust

    You can adjust your coordinates but you can't coordinate your adjusts

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    Thank you very much Tdol and curmudgeon.I appreciate both of your explanations.

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    Default Re: coordinate & adjust

    You're welcome. Dashllh.

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