giant orders

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giant orders:

see orders of architectureorders of architecture.
In classical tyles of architecture the various columnar types fall, in general, into the five so-called classical orders, which are named Doric, Ionic, Corinthian, Tuscan, and Composite.
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One of Sequent's problems is that last year's giant orders from the Boeing Company have now all but dried up, making year-on-year comparisons look very bad.