sealed orders

plural noun

Definition of sealed orders

: sealed written directions not to be opened until a specified time especially : such directions given to the captain of a ship whose destination is not to be known until it is at sea

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“Sealed orders.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sealed%20orders. Accessed 23 Nov. 2020.

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