point of order
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a question as to whether the rules of parliamentary procedure are being observed
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noun pl. points of orderThe American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A question as to whether the present proceedings are in order or allowed by the rules of parliamentary procedure.