from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A question as to whether the present proceedings are in order or allowed by the rules of parliamentary procedure.
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- noun politics A
motioncalling attention to a breachof order of the rules.
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- noun a question as to whether the current proceedings are allowed by parliamentary procedure
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