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English definition of “standing order”

standing order

noun [C]     UK
an instruction to a bank to pay a particular amount of money at regular times from a person's bank account to another bank account → Compare direct debitForms of money and methods of payment
(Definition of standing order noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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