Meaning of ordinance
Pronunciation: (ôr'dn-uns), [key]
- an authoritative rule or law; a decree or command.
- a public injunction or regulation: a city ordinance against excessive horn blowing.
- something believed to have been ordained, as by a deity or destiny.
- an established rite or ceremony.
- a sacrament.
- the communion.
- ordinance (Thesaurus)