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Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

N. a soldier who carries out orders or performs minor tasks for an officer.

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orderly

Edited by Jeremy Butterfield.

in Fowler’s Concise Dictionary of Modern English Usage

January 2016; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 35 words.

is used only as an adjective (They behaved in an orderly fashion), not as an adverb. Since the

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Edited by Jeremy Butterfield.

in Fowler’s Dictionary of Modern English Usage

January 2015; p ublished online June 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 28 words.

See -lily. The word is used only as an adjective (behaved in an orderly manner), never as

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Edited by Robert Allen.

in Pocket Fowler's Modern English Usage

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 35 words.

is used only as an adjective (They behaved in an orderly fashion), not as an adverb. Since the

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orderly <i>adv</i>

David Crystal.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Original Shakespearean Pronunciation

March 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 7 words.

m ˈɔ:ɹdǝɹˌlǝɪ

sp orderlie1, orderly7

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Orderly Ethics

Beatrice Jauregui.

in Provisional Authority

November 2016; p ublished online May 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social and Cultural Anthropology. 10724 words.

Building on previous chapters’ discussions of provisionality and morality, this chapter formulates a deeper understanding of how authority is constructed through the ethics of everyday...

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orderly <i>noun</i> (services')

Edited by John Ayto and John Simpson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Modern Slang

January 2008; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 80 words.

1 orderly buff an orderly sergeant, the sergeant acting as officer of the day. 1925–48.

2 orderly dog an

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Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

N. a soldier who carries out orders or performs minor tasks for an officer.

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orderly

Overview page. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology.

A semiskilled worker in a hospital, responsible for conveying patients on stretchers or gurneys and other heavy manual nursing tasks. They may be trained in other tasks, such as applying...

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orderly

Edited by John M. Last.

in A Dictionary of Public Health

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 37 words.

A semiskilled worker in a hospital, responsible for conveying patients on stretchers or gurneys and other heavy manual nursing tasks.

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Miquel Porta and John M. Last.

in A Dictionary of Public Health

P ublished online May 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 37 words.

A semiskilled worker in a hospital, responsible for conveying patients on stretchers or gurneys and other heavy manual nursing tasks.

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