Distinguished Service Order

Definitions

  • Distinguished Service Order
    Distinguished Service Order
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Distinguished Service Order a British military decoration for special service in action
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Usage

In literature:

Net result, his captaincy and a brevet majority, coupled with the Distinguished Service Order.
"The Day's Work, Volume 1" by Rudyard Kipling
The Distinguished Service Order has been given for less than that.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 153, Oct. 17, 1917" by Various
THE DISTINGUISHED SERVICE ORDER AND THE MILITARY CROSS.
"The Story of the "9th King's" in France" by Enos Herbert Glynne Roberts
Creagh, Major P. H. Distinguished Service Order.
"The Seventh Manchesters" by S. J. Wilson
For this feat he received the Distinguished Service Order and promotion to Major.
"The Emma Gees" by Herbert Wes McBride
It must have been a race for the Distinguished Service Order or the Victoria Cross to be won by the one who was first to enter Ladysmith.
"My Reminiscences of the Anglo-Boer War" by Ben Viljoen
Distinguished Service Orders were granted to the Rev.
"Khartoum Campaign, 1898" by Bennet Burleigh
The Distinguished Service Order was given to Surgeon Burrows.
"The Irish at the Front" by Michael MacDonagh
Companions of Distinguished Service Order.
"Manners and Rules of Good Society" by Anonymous
D.S.O., Distinguished Service Order.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia. Vol. 1 Part 1" by Various
Companion of the Distinguished Service Order.
"Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 4 of 4: S-Z and supplements)" by Various
Companions of Distinguished Service Order.
"Manners and Rules of Good Society" by Anonymous
Distinguished Service Order; Duffshire Fusiliers.
"Beaumaroy Home from the Wars" by Anthony Hope
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In news:

Former New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson received the highest Peruvian decoration, the Order of Merit for Distinguished Services, for his diplomatic work with the South American country.
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In science:

The distinguished installation through hardware virtualization enables several new features where especially the service oriented architecture (SOA) helps to demand the required components in order to react to the certain events like identiļ¬cation of infections.
Next Challenges in Bringing Artificial Immune Systems to Production in Network Security
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