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order (n):
the act of putting things in a sequential arrangement
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there were mistakes in the ordering of items on the list
Related Words: ing
order (n):
(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
order (n):
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
order (n):
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
order (n):
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
Related Words: decree
order (n):
a body of rules followed by an assembly
order (n):
(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
order (n):
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
order (n):
(biology) taxonomic group containing one or more families
order (n):
a group of person living under a religious rule
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the order of Saint Benedict
order (n):
a formal association of people with similar interests
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he joined a golf club.
they formed a small lunch society.
men from the fraternal order will staff the soup kitchen today

Related Words: club
order (n):
logical or comprehensible arrangement of separate elements
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we shall consider these questions in the inverse order of their presentation
Related Words: ing
order (n):
(usually plural) the status or rank or office of a Christian clergyman in an ecclesiastical hierarchy
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theologians still disagree over whether `bishop' should or should not be a separate Order
order (n):
established customary state (especially of society)
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order ruled in the streets.
law and order
order (n):
a condition of regular or proper arrangement
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he put his desk in order.
the machine is now in working order

Related Words: liness
order (v):
place in a certain order
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order the photos chronologically
order (v):
bring order to or into
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Order these files
order (v):
assign a rank or rating to
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how would you rank these students?
The restaurant is rated highly in the food guide

Related Words: gradeplacerank
order (v):
arrange thoughts, ideas, temporal events
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arrange my schedule.
set up one's life.
I put these memories with those of bygone times
order (v):
make a request for something
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Order me some flowers.
order a work stoppage
order (v):
give instructions to or direct somebody to do something with authority
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I said to him to go home.
She ordered him to do the shopping.
The mother told the child to get dressed

Related Words: enjoin
order (v):
issue commands or orders for
Related Words: dictateprescribe
order (v):
appoint to a clerical posts
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he was ordained in the Church
Related Words: consecrateordain
order (v):
bring into conformity with rules or principles or usage; impose regulations
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We cannot regulate the way people dress.
This town likes to regulate

Related Words: governregulate
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