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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.
(quote-book)|chapter=13| title=The Mirror and the Lamp| passage=And Vickers launched forth into a tirade very different from his platform utterances. He spoke with extreme contempt of the dense stupidity exhibited on all occasions by the working classes. He said that if you wanted to do anything for them, you must rule them, not pamper them. Soft heartedness caused more harm than good.
(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).
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