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rules out

verb
present tense third-person singular of rule out

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to prevent the participation, consideration, or inclusion of
  • another loss would rule them out of the tournament

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rules (on)

rules out

ruling

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“Rules out.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/rules%20out. Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

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