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 for ordered
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  ordered \ordered\ adj.
     1. having or evincing a systematic arrangement; especially,
        having elements succeeding in order according to rule; as,
        an ordered sequence; an ordered pair. Opposite of
        disordered or unordered. [Narrower terms:
        abecedarian, alphabetical; consecutive, sequent,
        sequential, serial, successive ]
        [WordNet 1.5 +PJC]
  
     2. arranged in order.
  
     Syn: orderly, regulated.
          [WordNet 1.5]
  
     3. in good order.
  
     Syn: so(predicate).
          [WordNet 1.5]
  
     4. disposed or placed in a particular kind of order. OPposite
        of disarranged.
  
     Syn: arranged.
          [WordNet 1.5]
  
     5. arranged according to a quantitative criterion.
  
     Syn: graded, ranked.
          [WordNet 1.5 +PJC]
  
     6. marked by an orderly, logical, and aesthetically
        consistent relation of parts.
  
     Syn: consistent, logical, orderly.
          [WordNet 1.5]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Order \Or"der\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Ordered; p. pr. & vb. n.
     Ordering.] [From Order, n.]
     1. To put in order; to reduce to a methodical arrangement; to
        arrange in a series, or with reference to an end. Hence,
        to regulate; to dispose; to direct; to rule.
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              To him that ordereth his conversation aright. --Ps.
                                                    1. 23.
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              Warriors old with ordered spear and shield.
                                                    --Milton.
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     2. To give an order to; to command; as, to order troops to
        advance.
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     3. To give an order for; to secure by an order; as, to order
        a carriage; to order groceries.
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     4. (Eccl.) To admit to holy orders; to ordain; to receive
        into the ranks of the ministry.
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              These ordered folk be especially titled to God.
                                                    --Chaucer.
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              Persons presented to be ordered deacons. --Bk. of
                                                    Com. Prayer.
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     Order arms (Mil.), the command at which a rifle is brought
        to a position with its butt resting on the ground; also,
        the position taken at such a command.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  ordered
      adj 1: having a systematic arrangement; especially having
             elements succeeding in order according to rule; "an
             ordered sequence" [ant: disordered, unordered]
      2: disposed or placed in a particular kind of order; "the
         carefully arranged chessmen"; "haphazardly arranged
         interlobular septa"; "comfortable chairs arranged around the
         fireplace" [syn: arranged, ordered] [ant: disarranged]
      3: marked by an orderly, logical, and aesthetically consistent
         relation of parts; "a coherent argument" [syn: coherent,
         consistent, logical, ordered] [ant: incoherent]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  92 Moby Thesaurus words for "ordered":
     accordant, aligned, alike, arranged, arrayed, assorted, automatic,
     balanced, businesslike, categorized, classified, composed,
     concinnate, concinnous, consistent, consonant, constant,
     constituted, continuous, correspondent, disposed, equable, equal,
     euphonic, euphonical, euphonious, even, fixed, flat, flowing,
     fluent, formal, graded, grouped, habitual, harmonious, harmonized,
     homogeneous, immutable, in hand, invariable, level, marshaled,
     measured, mechanical, methodic, methodical, methodized, monolithic,
     normal, normalized, of a piece, orderly, organized, persistent,
     placed, ranged, ranked, regular, regular as clockwork, regularized,
     regulated, robotlike, routine, routinized, smooth, smooth-sounding,
     sorted, stable, standardized, steadfast, steady, sweet,
     symmetrical, synchronized, systematic, systematized, tripping,
     unbroken, unchangeable, unchanged, unchanging, undeviating,
     undifferentiated, undiversified, uniform, unruffled, unvaried,
     unvarying, usual, well-ordered, well-regulated
  
  

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