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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A statement or law that is meant to guide or control the way one acts or does something. Also: Government or reign.

Usage examples (39)
  • The high destiny of the individual is to serve rather than to rule.
  • rule one's temper
  • rule the margins
  • The right-hand rule for inductive fields for more
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