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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ordering, order, ordinationnoun

    logical or comprehensible arrangement of separate elements

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

  2. order, orderingnoun

    the act of putting things in a sequential arrangement

    "there were mistakes in the ordering of items on the list"

Wiktionary

  1. orderingnoun

    Arrangement in a sequence.

    She gave the students' performances a rank ordering.

  2. orderingnoun

    Making an agreement for later pick up or delivery.

    Ordering has to be complete at least six weeks before expected delivery to get our best prices.

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How to pronounce ordering?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ordering in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ordering in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of ordering in a Sentence

  1. Butler:

    Man is supreme lord and master Of his own ruin and disaster, Controls his fate, but nothing less In ordering his own happiness: For all his care and providence Is too feeble a defence To render it secure and certain Against the injuries of Fortune; And oft, in spite of all his wit, Is lost by one unlucky hit, And ruined with a circumstance, And mere punctilio of a chance.

  2. President Ashraf Ghani:

    In order to provide security for public places and to thwart attacks and threats from the Taliban and other terrorist groups, I am ordering Afghan security forces to switch from an active defense mode to an offensive one and to start their operations against the enemies.

  3. Oren Etzioni:

    AI is too important a technology to be dedicated to things like ad targeting or ordering things in a news feed.

  4. Song Myung-sup:

    With its foldable smartphone that no other competitors have yet launched, Samsung will likely lead the high-end smartphone market as it would mass produce foldable smartphones next year, also, a growing number of data center customers are ordering more memory chips ... possibly slowing down the drop in prices.

  5. Sarah Shepherd:

    What I think is really interesting about accents, mainly, is they kind of assign us immediately to a tribe, but they are this ever-changing social history as we're walking about -- what we've been through as well as what we want to get to, i personally change my accent all the time. Sometimes I do it just to mess with waiters by ordering every course in a different accent.

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