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Definition of Orient

Orient
Orient O"ri*ent, v. t. 1. Same as Orientate, 2. 2. To place (a map or chart) so that its east side, north side, etc., lie toward the corresponding parts of the horizon; specif. (Surv.), to rotate (a map attached to a plane table) until the line of direction between any two of its points is parallel to the corresponding direction in nature.
Orient
Orient O"ri*ent, n. 1. The part of the horizon where the sun first appears in the morning; the east. [Morn] came furrowing all the orient into gold. --Tennyson. 2. The countries of Asia or the East. --Chaucer. Best built city throughout the Orient. --Sir T. Herbert. 3. A pearl of great luster. [R.] --Carlyle.
Orient
Orient O"ri*ent, v. t. [F. orienter. Cf. Orientate.] 1. To define the position of, in relation to the orient or east; hence, to ascertain the bearings of. 2. Fig.: To correct or set right by recurring to first principles; to arrange in order; to orientate.

Meaning of Orient from wikipedia

- The Orient is a historical term for the East, traditionally comprising anything that belongs to the Eastern world, in relation to Europe, the Occident...
- The Orient Express was a long-distance p****enger train service created in 1883 by Compagnie Internationale des Wagons-Lits (CIWL). The route and rolling...
- Leyton Orient Football Club is a professional football club based in Leyton, London, England, who compete in League Two, the fourth tier of the English...
- Murder on the Orient Express is a 2017 mystery thriller film directed by Kenneth Branagh with a screenplay by Michael Green, based on the 1934 novel of...
- Pearl of the Orient may refer to: Pearl of the Orient Seas, the historical and romantic title for the Philippines. Manila, the capital of the Philippines...
- In mathematics, orientability is a property of surfaces in Euclidean space that measures whether it is possible to make a consistent choice of surface...
- Orient Watch, is a ****anese watch brand owned by Seiko Epson. Established as an independent company in 1950, it became a functional subsidiary of Seiko...
- Orient Group Co., Ltd. or Orient Group Inc. is a conglomerate engaged in finance, trading, construction, port, industry, tourism and property development...
- Switzerland L'Orient, Switzerland, a village United States Orient, Illinois Orient, Iowa Orient, Maine Orient, New York Orient Beach State Park Orient Long Beach...
- Murder on the Orient Express is a 1974 British mystery film directed by Sidney Lumet, produced by John Brabourne and Richard Goodwin, and based on the...
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