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well ordered

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Definition of well ordered in English:


Arranged or organized in an orderly way: the only rash decision of his well-ordered life
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  • The principles governing the research process are clean, well-ordered, and rational when they appear on crisp white paper in black text.
  • Norway is an incredibly neat and well-ordered country.
  • His cleverly laid-out acre of well-ordered greenery - all structure and hedges, borders and neat gravel paths - is set against a vista of flat fields and vast, pale skies.

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