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(noun)

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(usually plural) the status or rank or office of a Christian clergyman in an ecclesiastical hierarchy

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(verb)

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assign a rank or rating to

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(noun)

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a commercial document used to request someone to supply something in return for payment and providing specifications and quantities


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IBM received an order for a hundred computers

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(noun)

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a group of person living under a religious rule


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the order of Saint Benedict

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(verb)

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give instructions to or direct somebody to do something with authority


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She ordered him to do the shopping

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(verb)

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appoint to a clerical posts

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(verb)

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issue commands or orders for

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(noun)

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a degree in a continuum of size or quantity


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it was on the order of a mile

an explosion of a low order of magnitude

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(noun)

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a condition of regular or proper arrangement


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he put his desk in order

the machine is now in working order

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(noun)

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a body of rules followed by an assembly

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(noun)

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a legally binding command or decision entered on the court record (as if issued by a court or judge)


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a friend in New Mexico said that the order caused no trouble out there

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(verb)

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arrange thoughts, ideas, temporal events

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(noun)

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the act of putting things in a sequential arrangement


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there were mistakes in the ordering of items on the list

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(noun)

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a formal association of people with similar interests


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men from the fraternal order will staff the soup kitchen today

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(noun)

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logical or comprehensible arrangement of separate elements


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we shall consider these questions in the inverse order of their presentation

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(verb)

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bring into conformity with rules or principles or usage; impose regulations

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(architecture) one of original three styles of Greek architecture distinguished by the type of column and entablature used or a style developed from the original three by the Romans

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a request for something to be made, supplied, or served


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I gave the waiter my order

the company's products were in such demand that they got more orders than their call center could handle

(noun)

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(biology) taxonomic group containing one or more families

(verb)

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bring order to or into

(noun)

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established customary state (especially of society)


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order ruled in the streets

law and order

(verb)

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make a request for something


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order a work stoppage

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(often plural) a command given by a superior (e.g., a military or law enforcement officer) that must be obeyed


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the British ships dropped anchor and waited for orders from London

(verb)

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place in a certain order


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order the photos chronologically