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general orders

1. Permanent instructions, issued in order form, that apply to all members of a command, as compared with special orders, which affect only individuals or small groups. General orders are usually concerned with matters of policy or administration.
2. A series of permanent guard orders that govern the duties of a sentry on post.
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Orders were accordingly given to prepare for action, and every one promptly took the post that had been assigned him in the general order of the march, in all cases of warlike emergency.
Waterhouse has remarked, the phascolomys resembles most nearly, not any one species, but the general order of Rodents.
There was no competition in it at present; the Church-people had their own grocer and draper; the Dissenters had theirs; and the two or three butchers found a ready market for their joints without strict reference to religious persuasion--except that the rector's wife had given a general order for the veal sweet- breads and the mutton kidneys, while Mr.
Nothing was now left but arranging the general orders, and D'Artagnan gave them with precision.
I desired the queen's woman to save for me the combings of her majesty's hair, whereof in time I got a good quantity; and consulting with my friend the cabinet-maker, who had received general orders to do little jobs for me, I directed him to make two chair-frames, no larger than those I had in my box, and to bore little holes with a fine awl, round those parts where I designed the backs and seats; through these holes I wove the strongest hairs I could pick out, just after the manner of cane chairs in England.
In Tom's external situation, at this time, there was, as the world says, nothing to complain of Little Eva's fancy for him--the instinctive gratitude and loveliness of a noble nature--had led her to petition her father that he might be her especial attendant, whenever she needed the escort of a servant, in her walks or rides; and Tom had general orders to let everything else go, and attend to Miss Eva whenever she wanted him,--orders which our readers may fancy were far from disagreeable to him.
Tenders are invited for The firm must be registered with Headquarter Chief Engineer Udhampur Zone as approved suppliers to carry out General order Supply and Job Order.
STG said the acquisition of CDC more than doubles the company's footprint in Chicago, expanding STG's services into air cargo, centralised examination station services, general order, and last mile transportation.
But it will depend on the orders from our headquarters whether it is a general order of assignment to PRO-6 or with a specific designation,' Gorero told the Inquirer.
He alleged that constable Yadav did not obey a general order of the force and carried two mobile phones while on operational duty which was against the Standard Operating Procedure.
Generally, but with some exceptions, producers who treat the waste water to create the recycled water, distributors who transport the recycled water and users who receive and discharge the recycled water must follow the requirements in SWRCB general order WQ 2016-0068-DDW (adopted June 7, 2016) and any requirements set forth by the regional boards.
Sidra Mansur gave a brief presentation on post-incorporation statutory compliance in light of the Companies (Compliance with Licensing Conditions) General Order, 2016.

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