Meaning of well-ordering in English:

well-ordering

noun

  • 1The fact or condition of being well-ordered; good order, proper arrangement.

  • 2Mathematics
    The property of being a well-ordered set.

Origin

Mid 16th century; earliest use found in Thomas Elyot (c1490–1546), humanist and diplomat. From well + ordering, after well-ordered.

Pronunciation

well-ordering

/ˌwɛlˈɔːd(ə)rɪŋ/