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Definition of ordinand noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

ordinand

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈɔːdɪnænd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈɔːrdɪnænd//
 
 
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a person who is preparing to become a priest, minister or rabbi Word Origin mid 19th cent.: from Latin ordinandus, gerundive of ordinare ‘put in order’, from ordo, ordin- ‘row, series, rank’.
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