orderly room

noun
: a room in barracks sometimes occupied by the first sergeant that contains the company, troop, or battery records and is used for company business

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Orderly room — Orderly Or der*ly, a. 1. Conformed to order; in order; regular; as, an orderly course or plan. Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. Observant of order, authority, or rule; hence, obedient; quiet; peaceable; not unruly; as, orderly children; an orderly… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • orderly room — noun Military the room in a barracks used for regimental or company business …   English new terms dictionary

  • orderly room — the administrative office of a small military unit. [‡1975 80] * * * …   Universalium

  • orderly room — /ˈɔdəli rum/ (say awduhlee roohm) noun the office set aside in a battalion for carrying out clerical duties …   Australian English dictionary

  • Orderly — Or der*ly, a. 1. Conformed to order; in order; regular; as, an orderly course or plan. Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. Observant of order, authority, or rule; hence, obedient; quiet; peaceable; not unruly; as, orderly children; an orderly community.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Orderly book — Orderly Or der*ly, a. 1. Conformed to order; in order; regular; as, an orderly course or plan. Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. Observant of order, authority, or rule; hence, obedient; quiet; peaceable; not unruly; as, orderly children; an orderly… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Orderly officer — Orderly Or der*ly, a. 1. Conformed to order; in order; regular; as, an orderly course or plan. Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. Observant of order, authority, or rule; hence, obedient; quiet; peaceable; not unruly; as, orderly children; an orderly… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Orderly sergeant — Orderly Or der*ly, a. 1. Conformed to order; in order; regular; as, an orderly course or plan. Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. Observant of order, authority, or rule; hence, obedient; quiet; peaceable; not unruly; as, orderly children; an orderly… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • orderly — [ôr′dər lē] adj. 1. a) neat or tidy in arrangement; in good order b) arranged in, conforming to, or exhibiting some regular order; systematic 2. well behaved; law abiding; peaceful 3. having to do with the recording and transmission of military… …   English World dictionary

  • orderly — adj. & n. adj. 1 methodically arranged; regular. 2 obedient to discipline; well behaved; not unruly. 3 Mil. a of or concerned with orders. b charged with the conveyance or execution of orders. n. (pl. ies) 1 an esp. male cleaner in a hospital. 2… …   Useful english dictionary

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