ordonnance

noun or·don·nance \ ˌȯr-də-ˈnäⁿs \

Definition of ordonnance

: disposition of the parts (as of a literary composition) with regard to one another and the whole : arrangement

Examples of ordonnance in a Sentence

  1. the novel's intricate ordonnance might not be apparent to the casual reader

Origin and Etymology of ordonnance

French, alteration of Middle French ordenance ordinance


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