Order

Science / Chemistry / Order: The order of a reaction is the sum of concentration exponents in the rate law for the reaction. For example, a reaction with rate law d[C]/dt = k[A]2[B] would be a third order reaction. Noninteger orders are possible.

Other Words for Order

Order Verb Synonyms: organization, arrangement, grouping, disposition, form, structure, categorization, systematization or systemization, classification, codification, disposal, layout, array, sequence, set-up
Order Noun Synonyms: organization, uniformity, regularity, system, pattern, symmetry, harmony, tidiness, orderliness, neatness
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Do Not Reduce Order (DNR Order)

Business / Finance / Do Not Reduce Order (DNR Order): A restriction that an investor places on a good til' cancelled order to prevent an order increase in the case of a stock dividend or stock split. MORE

Mendicant Orders

Entertainment / Literature / Mendicant Orders: Orders of wandering monks who lived by begging. In the Middle Ages, the clergy was divided into secular clergy and regular clergy. The secular (i.e., 'worldly') clergy dealt with secular concerns such MORE

Any-Part-Of Order

Business / Finance / Any-Part-Of Order: In context of general equities, order to buy or sell a quantity of stock in pieces if necessary. Antithesis of an all-or-none order (AON). MORE

Presale Order

Business / Finance / Presale Order: An order to purchase part of a new municipal bond issue that is accepted by an underwriting syndicate before an official public offering. MORE

Order Room

Business / Finance / Order Room: The brokerage firm department receives and processes all orders to buy and sell securities. MORE

Order Of The Garter

Entertainment / Literature / Order Of The Garter: An elite order of knights first founded around 1347-1348 by King Edward III. The Knights of the Garter traditionally wore as their emblem a lady's garter around one leg. According to one legend, this MORE

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