standing order
index decree, law, rule (guide), rule (legal dictate)

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


standing order
An instruction given by a customer to its bankers directing that a periodic payment should be made by the bank to satisfy rent and other amounts. The customer can withdraw the standing order at any time and the bank will not make the payments unless the customer has sufficient credit.

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standing order
n.
An order that is carried out as part of a regular routine, used to regulate procedures in a court or other body.

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.

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