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order book

noun

Simple Definition of order book

  • : a book that shows the number of orders that a company has received from its customers

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of order book

  1. :  a book that shows the number of orders that a company has received from its customers —often used figuratively <The company is starting the year with a full order book.>

Word by Word Definitions

orderplay
  1. :  to put in order :  arrange

    :  to give an order to :  command

    :  destine, ordain

  1. : :  a group of people united in a formal way: as

    :  a fraternal society

    :  a community under a religious rule

bookplay
  1. :  a set of written sheets of skin or paper or tablets of wood or ivory

    :  a set of written, printed, or blank sheets bound together into a volume

    :  a long written or printed literary composition

  1. :  derived from books and not from practical experience

    :  shown by books of account

  1. :  to register (as a name) for some future activity or condition (as to engage transportation or reserve lodgings)

    :  to schedule engagements for

    :  to set aside time for


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