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Definition of orderly:

  1. A noncommissioned officer or soldier who attends a superior officer to carry his orders, or to render other service.
  2. A street sweeper.
  3. According to due order; regularly; methodically; duly.
  4. Being on duty; keeping order; conveying orders.
  5. Conformed to order; in order; regular; as, an orderly course or plan.
  6. Observant of order, authority, or rule; hence, obedient; quiet; peaceable; not unruly; as, orderly children; an orderly community.
  7. Performed in good or established order; well- regulated.


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