Meaning of special-order

spe•cial-or•der

Pronunciation: (spesh'ul-ôr'dur), [key]
— v.t.
  1. to obtain by specific individual order: to special-order a dining-room chandelier.
—v.i.
  1. to order goods by a special order.
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