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order

 [or´der]
1. a taxonomic category subordinate to a class and superior to a family (or suborder).
2. the prescription of a physician regarding treatment of a patient.
standing order a physician's order that can be exercised by other health care workers when predetermined conditions have been met.

or·der

(ōr'dĕr),
1. In biologic classification, the division just below the class (or subclass) and above the family.
2. In a reaction, order is the sum of the exponents of all the concentration terms in that reaction's rate expression. For example, for the natural decomposition of nitrogen pentoxide, the rate expression is v = -d[N2O5]/dt = k1[N2O5]. Thus, this is a first-order reaction. A reaction involving two different compounds is often a second-order reaction (but not necessarily so). Pseudo-first-order reactions are multiorder reactions in which one of the reactants is in substoichiometric amounts. Compare: molecularity.
3. The sequence of residues in a heteropolymer.
[L. ordo, regular arrangement]

order

/or·der/ (or´der) a taxonomic category subordinate to a class and superior to a family (or suborder).

order

(ôr′dər)
n.
1. A condition of logical or comprehensible arrangement among the separate elements of a group.
2. Biology A taxonomic category of organisms ranking above a family and below a class.

or′der·er n.

order

Medtalk Formal, usually written, instructions from a physician. See Emergency medical services do not resuscitate order, Official written order, Orders, Physician order, PRN order Vox populi A mandate. See Disciplinary order, Verbal gag order.

or·der

(ōr'dĕr)
1. In biologic classification, the division just below the class (or subclass) and above the family.
2. In a reaction, the sum of the exponents of all the concentration terms in that reaction's rate expression.
[L. ordo, regular arrangement]

order

a TAXON that occurs at a level of classification between a class (which might contain several orders) and a family (several of which might be found in an order). see CLASSIFICATION.

order

biological classification, between 'class' and 'family'

or·der

(ōr'dĕr)
In biologic classification, division just below class (or subclass) and above family.
[L. ordo, regular arrangement]

order

a taxonomic category subordinate to a class and superior to a family (or suborder).

order statistic
see rank.

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Finn and his colleagues report in the May 6 JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION that they looked at changes made by ward clerks and laboratory personnel on orders for a variety of thyroid function tests on 181 patients at two hospitals.
White also notes that Order Optimizer aids physicians in delivering high quality, efficient care and aids organizations in identifying areas where education may be needed.
UPS leaves open the possibility that it may buy or lease Boeing planes as a stopgap measure, or even cancel the order outright and buy Boeing planes instead.
The order requires The Bank to pay a civil money penalty of $46,050, which will be remitted to the Federal Emergency Management Agency for deposit into the National Flood Mitigation Fund.
Perhaps the weight that tipped the scales was the admonition from the information technology consultant (engaged by administrative leadership to guide the institution through the process): that physicians, through the order sheet, controlled up to 70 percent of the cost of medical care.
In this article we'll go several steps further: To demonstrate a Web site's flexibility, we'll show you how to set up a site that lets customers determine whether what they want to buy is in your inventory, verify orders and change an order if need be, and convert an order's format to Excel because some accounting data are best handled in a spreadsheet.
The March order by federal court-appointed Special Master Donald Bliss was for 532 new buses above and beyond the 2,095 buses.
A recent cross-ethnic survey by Market Segment Research testifies to the growth of the mail order market among African Americans.
Under PL 86-272, states are specifically barred from imposing an income tax on the sale of tangible goods if "[s]olicitation of orders by such person, or his representative, in such State for sales of tangible personal property, which orders are sent outside the State for approval or rejection, and, if approved, are filled by shipment or delivery from a point outside the State.
LONDON -- Currenex recently upgraded its FX trading services to include order management tools and functionality that give more control to traders while streamlining the trade experience.
Emirates said "Our order for the 747-8Fs will be essential in helping us service our rapidly growing network of 28 freighter destinations," Al-Maktoum said.
section] 1817(j), its implementing regulation, and an order of the Board when they acquired control of the Bank through a series of coordinated purchases without obtaining the Board's prior approval.