AskDefine | Define ordered

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ordered adj
1 having a systematic arrangement; especially having elements succeeding in order according to rule; "an ordered sequence" [ant: disordered]
2 marked by system or regularity or discipline; "a quiet ordered house"; "an orderly universe"; "a well regulated life" [syn: orderly, regulated]
3 disposed or placed in a particular kind of order; "the carefully arranged chessmen"; "haphazardly arranged interlobular septa"; "comfortable chairs arranged around the fireplace" [syn: arranged] [ant: disarranged]
4 marked by an orderly, logical, and aesthetically consistent relation of parts; "a logical argument"; "the orderly presentation" [syn: consistent, logical, orderly]

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  1. past of order

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