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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

(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.

or·der

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

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There is a dearth of information on the order of magnitude of phases like [[phi].sub.M1.sup.s] and [[phi].sub.E1.sup.p] for epithermal neutron capture in medium-to-heavy nuclei.
Our order of magnitude estimate of sin [[delta].sub.[gamma]] thus evaluates to
"It looks as though this material would have an order of magnitude higher tensile strength than titanium and about a third the density,' he says.
The measured NEP was one order of magnitude larger, 0.34 nW/[Hz.sup.1/2] The large noise was caused by the generation-recombination (G-R) noise of the biased PC HgCdTe detector.
Amdur, who directed the work, attributes this "order of magnitude difference' to the fact that the ultrafine size of the ZnO particles helps carry the H2SO4 that they create deep into the lung.
In addition, the short-term noise is about one order of magnitude smaller than similar metal-based devices.
Brown says the new chemical is "at least an order of magnitude more selective for hypoxic cells than previously used compounds,' and so is less apt to harm healthy cells.
The researchers found noisy that encoding the qubit information into the deco-herence-free subspace increases the storage time by up to an order of magnitude.
[Each order of magnitude means a multiplication by 10.] Because the elements are interrelated, the improvements must be achieved in a mutually consistent manner.
Improvements include a large increase in spatial resolution even at large tip-substrate separation; increase in the signal-to-noise ratio by more than an order of magnitude; substantial decrease in non-local contributions to the total capacitance; elimination of signal variation from changes in materials contrast and geometry due to wear of the probe tip; and the reduction or elimination of artifacts arising from long-range sampling of substrate topography.
"That's almost an order of magnitude better than we had before,' says Cantrell.
"If the ice were not protected by an insulating crust on the surface,' writes the Giotto group, "then the total gas and dust production would be about an order of magnitude higher than observed.'

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