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Simple Definition of made–to–order

  • : made to fit the needs or requirements of a particular person

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of made–to–order

  1. 1 :  produced to supply a special or an individual demand :  custom-made

  2. 2 :  ideally suited (as to a particular purpose) <started the double play on a made–to–order grounder>

Circa 1908

First Known Use of made–to–order

circa 1908

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