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Ord

(ɔːd)
n
(Placename) a river in NE Western Australia, rising on the Kimberley Plateau and flowing generally north to the Timor Sea: subject of a major irrigation scheme. Length: about 500 km (300 miles)

ord.

1. order.
2. ordinal.
3. ordinance.
4. ordinary.
5. ordnance.
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Mr Orde claimed: 'Apart from making lawyers millionaires, will it satisfy the families?
With Sinn Fein refusing to back the policing reforms, Mr Orde said it was vital that new district partnerships, set up to make the police accountable, fully reflected the make-up of the community.
fundraising arm of Yemin Orde Youth Village and Yemin Orde Educational Initiatives (YOEI), both located in Israel.
"The phones went mad, including Orde's mobile and office phones.
Perhaps there was a certain inevitability that Judge Orde would write a book summing up Collingwood's life and achievements.
Mr Orde, also district councillor, said: "The more we do to improve things, the more damage seems to happen."
Orde said that would make the robbery the 'largest theft of waste paper in living memory'.
Orde spoke in advance of an inquiry into his own organisation focusing on several controversial killings.
Mr Orde insisted the investigation was fully justified but he admitted the raid could have been done more sensitively.
“It's important that our supporters feel confident that we take our fiduciary and governance responsibilities seriously to properly steward their investment,” said Karen Sallerson, Executive Director, Friends of Yemin Orde. “Our organization works hard to maximize the impact of our donations and we are honored to be recognized for excellent business practices in this way.”
Current chief, Sir Hugh Orde, 50, earned so much money during his seven-year tenure, he can take advantage of a tax system called A-Day tax that removed upper limits he can pay into a pension .
Orde said of the December 20 heist: 'In my opinion, the Provisional IRA were responsible and all main lines of inquiry are in that direction.'