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or•di•nance



Pronunciation: (ôr'dn-uns), [key]
n.
1. an authoritative rule or law; a decree or command.
2. a public injunction or regulation: a city ordinance against excessive horn blowing.
3. something believed to have been ordained, as by a deity or destiny.
4. Eccles.
a. an established rite or ceremony.
b. a sacrament.
c. the communion.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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