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Ordination

Or`di`na´tion
n.1.The act of ordaining, appointing, or setting apart; the state of being ordained, appointed, etc.
The holy and wise ordination of God.
- Jer. Taylor.
2.(Eccl.) The act of setting apart to an office in the Christian ministry; the conferring of holy orders.
3.Disposition; arrangement; order.
Angle of ordination
(Geom.) the angle between the axes of coördinates.
Noun1.Ordinationordination - the status of being ordained to a sacred office
2.ordination - logical or comprehensible arrangement of separate elements; "we shall consider these questions in the inverse order of their presentation"
Synonyms: ordering, order
3.ordination - the act of ordaining; the act of conferring (or receiving) holy orders; "the rabbi's family was present for his ordination"
Synonyms: ordinance

ORDINATION, civil and eccl. law. The act of conferring the orders of the church upon an individual. Nov. 137.

acceptance, adjustment, admission, admittance, apostolic orders, appointment, assignment, baptism, calling, canonization, charting, codification, commitment, conferment, consecration, coordination, dedication, designation, devotion, election, enlistment, enrollment, hallowing, harmonization, holy orders, immission, inauguration, induction, initiation, installation, instatement, institution, intromission, investiture, major orders, methodization, minor orders, naming, nomination, normalization, ordainment, orders, organization, planning, posting, preferment, presentation, rationalization, reading in, regularization, regulation, routinization, selection, systematization, tabbing, transferral
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