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rule

noun

Definition of RULE

1
a statement spelling out the proper procedure or conduct for an activity <read the rules that are posted before you use the pool>
2
lawful control over the affairs of a political unit (as a nation) <the years during which Russia was under Communist rule>
3
an inherited or established way of thinking, feeling, or doing <one of the sacred rules of that ancient society was respect for the elderly>

March 01, 2015
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