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Main Entry: 2rule
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): ruled; rul·ing
1 : to have power over : CONTROL, DIRECT
2 a : to exercise authority or power over b : to be supreme or outstanding in
3 : to give or state as a considered decision
4 : to mark with lines drawn along or as if along the straight edge of a ruler
synonym see GOVERN

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