Marquis of Queens·ber·ry rules | \ -ˈkwēnz|ˌber|ē- -b(ə)r|, |i- \
Definition of Marquis of Queensberry rules
: a code of fair play presumed to apply in any fight recognize no Marquis of Queensberry rules by which moral decorum should regulate and govern their differences— Lucius Garvin
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