Definition of by order in English:
According to directions given by the proper authority: he was released from prison by order of the court
More example sentences
- He was released by order of an examining magistrate on 30 June after 44 days without access to judicial review or to his family or lawyer.
- Services will be curtailed while fire doors are replaced, by order of the Health and Safety Authority.
- Children under the care of a local authority by voluntary agreement or by order of a court often have poor physical and mental health.
Definition of by order in:
- US English dictionary
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