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open order

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(Military) military a formation that allows additional space between the ranks of a guard or inspected unit to allow the inspecting officer to pass
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Noun1.open order - a military formation leaving enough space between ranks to allow an inspecting officer to pass
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
military formation - a formation of troops
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So they go on; Deputy, as a rear rank one, taking open order, and invading the silence of the hour and place by stoning every wall, post, pillar, and other inanimate object, by the deserted way.
This was doubtless attributable to the fact, that during nearly a hundred years of existence the said toes never had been subjected to any artificial confinement, and in their old age, being averse to close neighbourhood, bid one another keep open order.
Therefore the Mavericks lay down in open order on the brow of a hill to watch the play till their call should come.
Shipments received as a result of an open order, where an order form has not been released, will not be accepted and no cost shall be incurred by SBBC as a result.
THE new Junior Open Order of Merit series got off to a highly promising start at Crosland Heath.
Software queues orders in logical sequence and by commonality; the operator follows the integrated pick-to-light system to place the correct item and quantity into the proper open order tote or box.
ATP Thailand Open order of play - Centre Court (from 6am): Two qualifying matches, then R Haase v K Wachiramanowong; 1pm: G Dimitrov v I Dodig, then D Udomchoke v F Fognini; Court One (from 6am): Two qualifying matches, then D Sela v S Giraldo.
The UK is set to open order books on its planned, index-linked, 2034 bond, on Tuesday, Dow Jones has reported, citing the banks managing the sale.
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The eRelease dashboard also enables servicers to view their open order pipeline at a glance and identify units with a potential for loss exposure with a high level of confidence and control.
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