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ap′ple-pie` or′der(n.)

  1. a state of ideal orderliness.

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  1. apple-pie order(Noun)

    A neat and tidy arrangement or organization

  2. Origin: . First recorded in 1780 in the sea journal of an Englishman. There are two respectable-sounding theories as to its origin, although there is no evidence for either:


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