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a. 1694, (w), ''Of The Obligations of Christians to a Holy Life''
- We profess to have embraced a religion which contains the most exact rules for the government of our lives.
(quote-journal)| title=T time| passage=The ability to shift profits to low-tax countries by locating intellectual property in them(..)is often assumed to be the preserve of high-tech companies.(..)current tax rules make it easy for all sorts of firms to generate(..)“stateless income”: profit subject to tax in a jurisdiction that is neither the location of the factors of production that generate the income nor where the parent firm is domiciled.
A regulating principle.
(RQ:Shakespeare All's Well)
The act of ruling; administration of law; government; empire; authority; control.
A normal condition or of affairs.
(RQ:Shakespeare Twelfth Night)
A determinate method prescribed for performing any operation and producing a certain result.
''a rule for extracting the cube root''
a. 1716, (w), ''Sermons''
- As we may observe in the Works of Art, a Judicious Artist will indeed use his Eye, but he will trust only to his Rule.
(RQ:Maxwell Mirror and the Lamp)
(quote-journal)| title=http://www.guardian.co.uk/law/2013/jun/13/supreme-court-genes-patent-dna US rules human genes can't be patented| passage=The US supreme court has ruled unanimously that natural human genes cannot be patented, a decision that scientists and civil rights campaigners said removed a major barrier to patient care and medical innovation.
To establish or settle by, or as by, a rule; to fix by universal or general consent, or by common practice.
- That's a ruled case with the school-men.
To mark (paper or the like) with rules (gloss).
(es-verb form of)