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orderly

noun [C]  us   /ˈɔrd·dər·li/

orderly noun [C] (HOSPITAL WORKER)

a hospital worker who does jobs for which no training is necessary, such as helping nurses or carrying heavy things

orderly

adjective  us   /ˈɔr·dər·li/

orderly adjective (ARRANGEMENT)

well arranged or organized: During the fire drill, the children were asked to proceed in an orderly way down the stairs and out of the building.
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