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Some articles on orders, order:

... is a taxon that groups some remarkable mammals, including three orders that are extant Proboscidea (including elephants), Sirenia (sea cows, including dugongs ... At least two more orders are known only as fossils, namely Embrithopoda and Desmostylia ... Both of these extinct orders were as unique in their ways as the surviving orders ...
Embraer E-Jet Family - Orders and Deliveries
... List of Embraer's E-Jet family deliveries and orders Variant Photo Firm Orders Options Deliveries Firm Order Backlog E-170 10 ... E-175 191 271 ...
Deco - Honours - Individual - Orders
... Medal of Merit, Order of the Immaculate Conception of Vila Vi├žosa (House of Braganza). ...
The Dumb Waiter - Plot
... In the back of the room is a dumbwaiter, which delivers occasional food orders ... This is mysterious and both characters seem to be puzzled as to why these orders keep coming ... As these orders come in, the tension builds to the point where they even come to blows ...
Military Order - Other Uses
... It is possible for a non-crusading order to be founded explicitly as a military order ... case of the Orden Militar de la Constancia ('the Military Order of Loyalty'), founded on August 18, 1946, by the authorities in the Spanish protectorate within ... to both Spanish and Moroccan military officers and men, the single-class order was abolished in 1956 ...

Famous quotes containing the word orders:

    The receipt to make a speaker, and an applauded one too, is short and easy.—Take of common sense quantum sufficit, add a little application to the rules and orders of the House, throw obvious thoughts in a new light, and make up the whole with a large quantity of purity, correctness, and elegancy of style.
    Philip Dormer Stanhope, 4th Earl Chesterfield (1694–1773)

    There are nine orders of angels, to wit, angels, archangels, virtues, powers, principalities, dominations, thrones, cherubim, and seraphim.
    Gregory the Great, Pope (c. 540–604)

    God is a foreman with certain definite views
    Who orders life in shifts of work and leisure.
    Seamus Heaney (b. 1939)