ordered

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adjective or·dered \ˈȯr-dərd\

Definition of ordered

  1. :  characterized by order: such asa :  marked by regularity or discipline <led an ordered life>b :  marked by regular or harmonious arrangement or disposition <an ordered landscape> <the ordered crystal structure>c :  having elements arranged or identified according to a rule: as (1) :  having the property that every pair of different elements is related by a transitive relationship that is not symmetric (2) :  having elements labeled by ordinal numbers <an ordered triple has a first, second, and third element>

Examples of ordered in a sentence

  1. an ordered sequence of events

14th Century

First Known Use of ordered

14th century



ORDERED Defined for English Language Learners

ordered

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adjective or·dered \ˈȯr-dərd\

Definition of ordered for English Language Learners

  • : carefully organized or controlled



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