The Word 'RULE'

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Meanings Of The Word 'Rule'

Rule (noun)

definition:
measuring stick consisting of a strip of wood or metal or plastic with a straight edge that is used for drawing straight lines and measuring lengths

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Ruler

Rule (noun)

definition:
something regarded as a normative example

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Pattern

Rule (noun)

definition:
a principle or condition that customarily governs behavior

example:
"It was their rule to take a walk before breakfast."

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Regulation

Rule (noun)

definition:
a standard procedure for solving a class of mathematical problems

example:
"The student determined the upper bound with Descartes' rule of signs."

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Formula

Rule (noun)

definition:
a rule or law concerning a natural phenomenon or the function of a complex system

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Principle

Rule (noun)

definition:
a basic generalization that is accepted as true and that can be used as a basis for reasoning or conduct

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Principle

Rule (noun)

definition:
any one of a systematic body of regulations defining the way of life of members of a religious order

example:
"the rule of St. Dominic"

Rule (noun)

definition:
prescribed guide for conduct or action

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Prescript

Rule (noun)

definition:
directions that define the way a game or sport is to be conducted

example:
"I know the rules of chess."

Rule (noun)

definition:
(linguistics) a rule describing (or prescribing) a linguistic practice

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Linguistic Rule

Rule (noun)

definition:
dominance or power through legal authority

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Dominion

Rule (noun)

definition:
the duration of a monarch's or government's power

example:
"during the rule of Elizabeth"

Rule (verb)

definition:
keep in check

example:
"rule one's temper"

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Harness

Rule (verb)

definition:
decide with authority

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Decree

Rule (verb)

definition:
decide on and make a declaration about

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Find

Rule (verb)

definition:
mark or draw with a ruler

example:
"rule the margins"

Rule (verb)

definition:
exercise authority over

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Govern

Rule (verb)

definition:
be larger in number, quantity, power, status or importance

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Predominate

Rule (verb)

definition:
have an affinity with