call to order

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: to order - open formally; "the chairman called the meeting to order by pounding his gavel"
open - begin or set in action, of meetings, speeches, recitals, etc.; "He opened the meeting with a long speech"
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Also, soften the call to order with a 'please' and a 'thank you.
That number is (661) 253-4400 and, coincidentally, is the name phone number to call to order the Pepto Bismol-colored winged ones to take flight to a target location - say the boss' house?
Its geometry is poetic, as is its intent, and it offers less a call to order than a vehicle for dreaming.