Definition of Order of Merit in English:

Order of Merit

Line breaks: Order of Merit

Entry from British & World English dictionary

(abbreviation: OM)
(In the UK) an order founded in 1902, for distinguished achievement, with membership limited to twenty-four people.

Definition of Order of Merit in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day neoteny
Pronunciation: niːˈɒt(ə)ni
noun
retention of juvenile features in the adult animal