a direction or order
No reason for this instruction was given.
Mr North had been arrested on the orders of the Spanish government.
The tanker failed to respond to a command to stop.
the rule against retrospective prosecution
He grew ever more fierce in his demands.
They must abide by the dictates of the new government.
He issued a decree ordering all unofficial armed groups to disband.
The union already has a mandate to ballot for a strike.
Thanks to a new directive, labelling will be more specific.
He took out a court injunction against the newspaper.
the process or act of teaching
Each candidate is given instruction in safety.
He had no formal training as a decorator.
She will soon be back in training for next year.
The degree provides a thorough grounding in both mathematics and statistics.
institutions for the care and education of children
They improve their performance under the guidance of professional coaches.
The courses will give the beginner personal tuition.
We set off for the East in search of spiritual enlightenment.
This period of tutelage was indispensable for the territories.
information on how to do or use something
This book gives instructions for making a variety of hand creams.
Don't throw away the directions until we've finished cooking.
the activities of educating or instructing; activities that impart knowledge or skill
the profession of a teacher
a message describing how something is to be done
(computer science) a line of code written as part of a computer program