large order

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Noun1.large order - a formidable task or requirement; "finishing in time was a tall order but we did it"
project, task, undertaking, labor - any piece of work that is undertaken or attempted; "he prepared for great undertakings"
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"You should never seem surprised when you have taken a large order," said he; "you ought to have replied `Can't you make it three hundred and fifty?' instead of capsizing in that unbusinesslike way."
"This was the ruined cathedral, built at the time when the entire population was converted, and it was a large order; but I was afire with love, and I told her that the church I would build would be even bigger.
"Well, Greek may be rather a large order. I was thinking chiefly of English.
His Majesty the Sultan has already sent in large orders for
Summary: Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Aug 30 (ANI): L&T-MHPS Boilers (LMB), a joint venture company of Larsen & Toubro and Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS) of Japan, said on Friday it has secured a large order from THDC India Limited which is a joint venture between the Centre and state government of Uttar Pradesh.
Oman National Engineering and Investment Co (ONEIC) on Thursday announced that it has won a large order from Salalah Sanitary Drainage Services Company (SSDC) for setting up a sewerage network in the Dhofar region.
Larsen & Toubro Limited (L&T) has won a large order from Kuwait Oil Company (KOC) for a new strategic gas export pipeline.
China, however, placed a large order for 140 Airbus jets during a visit to Germany by Xi last July.
The planes will be delivered in 2019 and 2020.The cost of the large order was not publicly disclosed, but according to the company's price list, the total value could be about $ 18 billion.
GF Linamar, a venture between GF Automotive and Linamar, has been awarded a large order from a U.S.
The 44-year-old had his trouser zip open when the employee went to deliver his extra large order from the drive-thru in Co Clare.
Uber, a ride hailing service, has placed a large order for cars with Germany-based Daimler AG (NYSE: DAI)(FWB:DAI), Manager Magazin has reported.

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