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order of the day Syllabification: or·der of the day

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Definition of order of the day in English:

noun

(the order of the day)
1The prevailing state of things: confusion would seem to be the order of the day
2Something that is required or recommended: on Sundays, a black suit was the order of the day
3A program or agenda.

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