Definition of sealed orders in English:

sealed orders

Syllabification: sealed or·ders

noun

Military
Orders that are not to be opened before a specified time.
More example sentences
  • When that was done, further sealed orders were to be opened, which would instruct him to cruise in the South Pacific Ocean.
  • The khan ordered two nobles to take one hundred warriors to the site and to then open his sealed orders.
  • Before the war began all merchant ships on the high seas had been given sealed orders about what to do in case of hostilities.

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