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Webster's 1828 Dictionary

OR'DERING, ppr. Regulating; systemizing; commanding; disposing.
OR'DERING, n. Disposition; distribution. 2 Chronicles 24.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: logical or comprehensible arrangement of separate elements; "we shall consider these questions in the inverse order of their presentation" [syn: ordering, order, ordination]
2: the act of putting things in a sequential arrangement; "there were mistakes in the ordering of items on the list" [syn: order, ordering]

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Ordering Or"der*ing, n. Disposition; distribution; management. --South.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Order Or"der, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Ordered; p pr. & vb. n. Ordering.] [From Order, n.] 1. To put in order; to reduce to a methodical arrangement; to arrange in a series, or with reference to an end. Hence, to regulate; to dispose; to direct; to rule. To him that ordereth his conversation aright. --Ps. 1. 23. Warriors old with ordered spear and shield. --Milton. 2. To give an order to; to command; as, to order troops to advance. 3. To give an order for; to secure by an order; as, to order a carriage; to order groceries. 4. (Eccl.) To admit to holy orders; to ordain; to receive into the ranks of the ministry. These ordered folk be especially titled to God. --Chaucer. Persons presented to be ordered deacons. --Bk. of Com. Prayer. Order arms (Mil.), the command at which a rifle is brought to a position with its but resting on the ground; also, the position taken at such a command.

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