Cooperate Meaning and Definition in Dictionary
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- work together on a common enterprise of project; "The soprano and the pianist did not get together very well"; "We joined forces with another research group"
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Cooperate Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia
Cooperation is when people work together to make their lives better, even though they are free to not work together, and receive little if any money for working together.
A cooperative is a type of organization that people use to make their lives better. The first cooperative was a store in Rochdale, England started in 1844. The people who started it wanted food that was cheaper and better quality. Since then, people have found many ways to cooperate. For example:
Co-operatives are democratic organizations owned by the people who use them. Cooperative organizations help people adapt to capitalism. The International Cooperative Alliance was started in 1885. It reports that there are 800 million cooperative members in the world.
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* To accept passively an unjust system is to cooperate with that system thereby the oppressed become the oppressor. - Unknown
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