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Definition 1: the act of putting things in a sequential arrangement - [noun denoting act]

Samples where ordering or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • there were mistakes in the ordering of items on the list

Synonyms for ordering in the sense of this definition

(ordering is a kind of ...) the activity or result of distributing or disposing persons or things properly or methodically

"his organization of the work force was very efficient"

(... is a kind of ordering ) an arrangement according to rank

(... is a kind of ordering ) the act of arranging in a graduated series

(... is a kind of ordering ) the action of following in order

"he played the trumps in sequence"

(... is a kind of ordering ) the act of laying out (as by making plans for something)

(... is a kind of ordering ) the act of putting in alphabetical order

Definition 2: logical or comprehensible arrangement of separate elements - [noun denoting group]

Samples where ordering or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • we shall consider these questions in the inverse order of their presentation

Synonyms for ordering in the sense of this definition

(ordering is a kind of ...) an orderly grouping (of things or persons) considered as a unit; the result of arranging

"a flower arrangement"

(... is a kind of ordering ) an order of bacteria

(... is a kind of ordering ) the order of words in a text

(... is a kind of ordering ) the ordering of nucleotides in DNA molecules that carries the genetic information in living cells

(... is a kind of ordering ) the ordering of genes in a haploid set of chromosomes of a particular organism; the full DNA sequence of an organism

"the human genome contains approximately three billion chemical base pairs"

(... is a kind of ordering ) similar things placed in order or happening one after another

"they were investigating a series of bank robberies"

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