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made to order

made to one's own measurements and on request. (See also make something to order.) This suit fits so well because it's made to order. His feet are so big that all his shoes have to be made to order.
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made to order

Also, built to order. Very suitable, as in Her new assignment was built to order for her. In its literal use, this idiom refers to an item fashioned according to particular instructions. [Mid-1900s]
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We're enthusiastic about continuing to be an active member of the Katy community and announcing our plans to bring more Built to Order home choices to buyers in one of the most desirable submarkets of Houston," said Jim Widner, regional president of KB Home.
The builder, distinguished by its Built to Order approach, plans to begin model home construction at the community site, to be called Grand Landings, later this month.
Attend the Martha Stewart Built to Order Kitchens Grand Opening Events February 13 and 14 to Enjoy Cooking Demos and the Chance to Win a Trip for Two to New York City to See The Martha Stewart Show
Priced competitively (rackmount or pedestal configuration), all Phoenix 4U Flex Servers are manufactured in Premio's ISO-9002 certified facility and are built to order, allowing for complete customization of individual requirements.
All Aries systems are manufactured in Premio's ISO-9002 certified facility and are built to order, allowing for complete customization of individual requirements.
All Aries Systems are built to order, allowing complete customization for individual requirements.
All Apollo 815EP systems are built to order, allowing complete customization for individual requirements.
Built to order, the Predator II Series allows for complete customization of individual requirements.
All Apollo 815EA systems are built to order, allowing complete customization for individual requirements.
All Relion 200 servers are built to order, and pricing depends on customers' configuration needs.
All Calypso systems are built to order, allowing complete customization for individual requirements.
com system can be built to order or purchased in pre-set configurations.
Ingram Micro will distribute the new Verity 8000 series, and since the notebooks are built to order, they can also be configured to order.
There, the specified base stations are built to order, using fast-track production techniques.