orderly

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  • Info A medical orderly (also known as a ward assistant or nurse assistant), is a hospital attendant whose job consists of assisting medical and/or nursing staff with various nursing and/or medical interventions. more...
  • They must ask one of the orderlies if they can see me. Cited from Letters to Helen, by Keith Henderson
  • The orderly who went into it with him was never seen again.
  • He helps the orderlies so much that he leaves them very little to do. Cited from The New Book Of Martyrs, by Georges Duhamel
  • Instead, he found work as an orderly for a French medical unit near the front lines.
  • Of the orderlies holding our horses I don't think one turned his head round. Cited from Tales Of Hearsay, by Joseph Conrad
  • Two weeks later the French attacked the Chinese lines in a more orderly manner.
  • A few orderlies from the camp came and went, but this was an every-day sight. Cited from The King's Men, by Wheelwright, O'Reilly, Dale, and Grant
  • This rather orderly scheme is the one most commonly found in popular and basic scientific works.
  • These prisoner orderlies had really proved useful and had done their best to help us. Cited from The White Road to Verdun, by Kathleen Burke
  • The orderlies have put him on a neighbouring bed while they make his. Cited from The New Book Of Martyrs, by Georges Duhamel
  • Curriculum should build an orderly sense of the world where the child lives.
  • One of the night orderlies has been run in for being asleep on duty. Cited from Diary of a Nursing Sister on the Western Front, 1914-1915, by Anonymous
  • One of the general's orderlies was killed and two others wounded. Cited from The Dash for Khartoum, by George Alfred Henty
  • He will need orderlies, and the boys can serve with him until we can get time to look into the business. Cited from The Iron Game, by Henry Francis Keenan
  • The town developed in an orderly fashion through the early 20th century.
  • It also seems to have provided personnel for military police and orderly duties.
  • Jack and his orderlies with their medical box appeared in the field, and we were ready to move off. Cited from The Fifth Leicestershire, by J.D. Hills
  • Two orderlies hurt and the girl who ran the supply room killed. Cited from Ruth Fielding at the War Front, by Alice B. Emerson
  • However, because these houses were built in an orderly fashion along straight streets, the area soon lost its country look.
  • The lines proceed to some extent in an orderly manner after which other members are present.
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Meaning of orderly

  • noun A soldier who serves as an attendant to a superior officer
    the orderly laid out the general's uniform
  • noun A male hospital attendant who has general duties that do not involve the medical treatment of patients
  • adjective Devoid of violence or disruption
    an orderly crowd confronted the president