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Mawson, C.O.S., ed. (1870–1938). Roget’s International Thesaurus. 1922.

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60. [Reduction to Order.] Arrangement.

   NOUN:ARRANGEMENT; plan [See Plan]; preparation [See Preparation]; disposal, disposition, disposure; collocation, allocation; distribution; sorting &c. v.; assortment, allotment, apportionment, taxis, taxonomy, syntaxis, graduation, organization, ordination, grouping, groupage.
  ANALYSIS, classification, division, systematization, categorization, codification, digestion.
  [RESULT OF ARRANGEMENT] orderliness, form, lay, array, digest; synopsis (compendium) [See Compendium], syntagma, table, atlas; register (record) [See Record]; cosmos, schematism, organism, architecture; instrumentation, orchestration, score (music) [See Music]; stipulation, settlement, bandobast or bundobust [Anglo-Ind.].
  [INSTRUMENT FOR SORTING] sieve, riddle, screen, bolter, colander, grate, grating.
  FILE, card index.
   VERB:REDUCE TO ORDER, bring into order; introduce order into; rally.
  ARRANGE, dispose, place, form; put in order, set in order, place in order; set out, collocate, allocate, compose, space, range, pack, marshal, array, size, rank, group, parcel out, allot, distribute, deal; cast the parts, assign the parts; dispose of, assign places to; assort, sort; sift, riddle; put to rights, put into shape, put in trim, put in array, set to rights, set into shape, set in trim, set in array; tidy [colloq.]; apportion.
  CLASS, classify; divide; file, list, string together, thread; register (record) [See Record]; catalogue, tabulate, index, alphabetize, graduate, digest, grade, codify; orchestrate, score, harmonize.
  METHODIZE, regulate, systematize, coördinate, organize, brigade, echelon, seriate [rare], settle, fix.
  UNRAVEL, disentangle, unweave, ravel, card; disembroil; feaze.
   ADJECTIVE:ARRANGE &c. v.; embattled, in battle array; cut and dried; methodical, orderly, regular, systematic, on file; tabular, tabulate.