order

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see also: Order

Pronunciation Noun

**order**

- (
*countable*) Arrangement, disposition, or sequence. - (
*countable*) A position in an arrangement, disposition, or sequence.**1897**, Thomas Little Heath (translator), Eutocius of Ascalon, Extract from a commentary by Eutocius, quoted in**1897**[CUP], T. L. Heath (editor),*The Works of Archimedes*, 2002, Dover, unnumbered page ↗,- His attempt I shall also give in its
**order**.

- His attempt I shall also give in its

- (
*uncountable*) The state of being well arranged.*The house is in***order**; the machinery is out of**order**.

- (
*countable*) Conformity with law or decorum; freedom from disturbance; general tranquillity; public quiet.*to preserve***order**in a community or an assembly

- (
*countable*) A command. - (
*countable*) A request for some product or service; a commission to purchase, sell, or supply goods. - (
*countable*) A group of religious adherents, especially monks or nuns, set apart within their religion by adherence to a particular rule or set of principles.*St. Ignatius Loyola founded the Jesuit***order**in 1537.

- (
*countable*) An association of knights.*the***Order**of the Garter, the**Order**of the Bath.

- Any group of people with common interests.
- (
*countable*) A decoration, awarded by a government, a dynastic house, or a religious body to an individual, usually for distinguished service to a nation or to humanity. - (
*countable, taxonomy*) A rank in the classification of organisms, below class and above family; a taxon at that rank.*Magnolias belong to the***order**Magnoliales.

- A number of things or persons arranged in a fixed or suitable place, or relative position; a rank; a row; a grade; especially, a rank or class in society; a distinct character, kind, or sort.
*the higher or lower***orders**of society*talent of a high***order**

- They are in equal
**order**to their several ends.

- Various
**orders**various ensigns bear.

- […] which, to his
**order**of mind, must have seemed little short of crime.

- (
*chiefly plural*) An ecclesiastical grade or rank, as of deacon, priest, or bishop; the office of the Christian ministry.*to take***orders**, or to take**holy orders**, that is, to enter some grade of the ministry

- (
*architecture*) The disposition of a column and its component parts, and of the entablature resting upon it, in classical architecture; hence (since the column and entablature are the characteristic features of classical architecture) a style or manner of architectural design. - (
*cricket*) The sequence in which a side’s batsmen bat; the batting order. - (
*electronics*) A power of polynomial function in an electronic circuit’s block, such as a filter, an amplifier, etc.*a 3-stage cascade of a 2nd-***order**bandpass Butterworth filter

- (
*chemistry*) The overall power of the rate law of a chemical reaction, expressed as a polynomial function of concentrations of reactants and products. - (
*set theory*) The cardinality, or number of elements in a set, group, or other structure regardable as a set.**1911**[Cambridge University Press], William Burnside,*Theory of Groups of Finite*, 2nd Edition, Reprint, Dover (Dover Phoenix), 2004, page 222 ↗,**Order**- In this case, the conjugate set contains
*n*(*n*− 1)/*x*(*x*− 1) distinct sub-groups of**order***m*, and*H*is therefore self-conjugate in a group*K*of**order***x*(*x*− l)*m*.

- In this case, the conjugate set contains
**2000**, Michael Aschbacher,*Finite Group Theory*, Cambridge University Press, 2nd Edition, page 260 ↗,- For various reasons it turns out to be better to enlarge this set of invariants to include suitable normalizers of subgroups of odd prime
**order**.

- For various reasons it turns out to be better to enlarge this set of invariants to include suitable normalizers of subgroups of odd prime

- (
*group theory, of an element of a group*) For given group*G*and element*g*∈*G*, the smallest positive natural number*n*, if it exists, such that (using multiplicative notation),*g*, where^{n}= e*e*is the identity element of*G*;*if no such number exists, the element is said to be of***infinite order**(or sometimes**zero order**).**1997**, Frank Celler, C. R. Leedham-Green,*Calculating the*, Larry Finkelstein, William M. Kantor (editors),**Order**of an Invertible Matrix*Groups and Computation II*, American Mathematical Society, page 55 ↗,- The object of this note is to observe that it is possible to calculate the
**order**of an element A of G = \mathit{GL}(d,q) on average using O(d^3 \mathsf{log}\ q) field operations, assuming that q^i-1 has been factorised for i\le d.

- The object of this note is to observe that it is possible to calculate the
**1999**, A. Ehrenfeucht, T. Harju, G. Rozenberg,*The Theory of 2-structures*, World Scientific, page 15 ↗,- If \Delta is a finite group, its cardinality is called the
**order**of \Delta. The**order**of an element a \in \Delta is defined as the smallest nonnegative integer n such that a^n = 1_\Delta. The second case of the following result is known as Cauchy's theorem. **Theorem 1.10***Let \Delta be a finite group.**(i) The***order**of an element a \in \Delta divides the order |\Delta| of the group.*(ii) If a prime number p divides |\Delta|, then there exists an element a \in \Delta of***order**p.

- If \Delta is a finite group, its cardinality is called the
**2010**, A. R. Vasishta, A. K. Vasishta,*Modern Algebra*, Krishna Prakashan Media, 60th Edition, page 180 ↗,- Since in a finite group the
**order**of an element must be a divisor of the order of the group, therefore*o*(*a*) cannot be 3 and so we must have*o*(*a*)=4=the order of the group*G*.

- Since in a finite group the

- (
*graph theory*) The number of vertices in a graph. - (
*order theory*) A partially ordered set. - (
*order theory*) The relation on a partially ordered set that determines that it is, in fact, a partially ordered set. - (
*algebra*) The sum of the exponents on the variables in a monomial, or the highest such among all monomials in a polynomial.*A quadratic polynomial, a x^2 + b x + c, is said to be of***order**(or degree) 2.

- (
*finance*) A written direction to furnish someone with money or property; compare*money order*,*postal order*.**1763**, James Boswell, in Gordon Turnbull (ed.),*London Journal 1762–1763*, Penguin 2014, p. 233:- I then walked to Cochrane's & got an
**order**on Sir Charles Asgill for my money.

- I then walked to Cochrane's & got an

- French: ordre
- German: Ordnung, Reihenfolge
- Italian: ordine, comando, direttiva, disposizione
- Portuguese: ordem
- Russian: поря́док
- Spanish: orden

- French: ordre
- German: Order, Befehl, Geheiß
- Italian: ordine, comando
- Portuguese: ordem
- Russian: прика́з
- Spanish: orden, mandato

- French: commande
- German: Bestellung, Order
- Italian: ordinazione, commessa
- Portuguese: encomenda, pedido
- Russian: зака́з
- Spanish: orden, mandato, pedido

- French: ordre
- Russian: поря́док

- German: Ordnungszahl

- French: ordre

- French: relation d'ordre

**order** (orders, *present participle* ordering; *past and past participle* ordered)

- (
*transitive*) To set in some sort of order. - (
*transitive*) To arrange, set in proper order. - (
*transitive*) To issue a command to.*to***order**troops to advance*He***ordered**me to leave.

- (
*transitive*) To request some product or service; to secure by placing an order.*to***order**groceries

- To admit to holy orders; to ordain; to receive into the ranks of the ministry.
- persons presented to be
**ordered**deacons

- persons presented to be

Conjugation of

*order*infinitive | (to) order | ||
---|---|---|---|

present tense | past tense | ||

1st-person singular | order | ordered | |

2nd-person singular | * order, orderest^{*} | ordered, orderedst* | |

3rd-person singular | orders, ordereth#English|ordereth^{*} | ordered#English|ordered | |

plural | order | ||

subjunctive | order | ||

imperative | order | — | |

participle> participles | ordering | ordered | |

^{*} Archaic or obsolete. |

- French: ranger
- German: ordnen, anordnen
- Italian: ordinare
- Portuguese: ordenar
- Russian: упоря́дочивать
- Spanish: ordenar, arreglar

- French: ranger
- German: ordnen
- Italian: ordinare
- Portuguese: ordenar
- Russian: приводи́ть в поря́док
- Spanish: ordenar, arreglar

- French: commander, ordonner
- German: befehlen, anordnen
- Italian: ordinare, comandare, disporre
- Portuguese: ordenar
- Russian: прика́зывать
- Spanish: ordenar, mandar

- French: commander
- German: bestellen, ordern
- Italian: ordinare
- Portuguese: encomendar, pedir
- Russian: зака́зывать
- Spanish: ordenar, pedir

**Order**

Proper noun

- (
*scouting*) The Order of the Arrow.

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