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rule

(rül )

substantiv
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
substantiv
something regarded as a normative example
"the convention of not naming the main character"
"violence is the rule not the exception"
"his formula for impressing visitors"

substantiv
a principle or condition that customarily governs behavior
"it was his rule to take a walk before breakfast"
"short haircuts were the regulation"

substantiv
(mathematics) a standard procedure for solving a class of mathematical problems
"he determined the upper bound with Descartes'' rule of signs"
"he gave us a general formula for attacking polynomials"

substantiv
a rule or law concerning a natural phenomenon or the function of a complex system
"the principle of the conservation of mass"
"the principle of jet propulsion"
"the right-hand rule for inductive fields"

substantiv
a basic generalization that is accepted as true and that can be used as a basis for reasoning or conduct
"their principles of composition characterized all their works"

substantiv
any one of a systematic body of regulations defining the way of life of members of a religious order
"the rule of St. Dominic"
substantiv
prescribed guide for conduct or action
substantiv
directions that define the way a game or sport is to be conducted
"he knew the rules of chess"

substantiv
(linguistics) a rule describing (or prescribing) a linguistic practice
substantiv
dominance or power through legal authority
"France held undisputed dominion over vast areas of Africa"
"the rule of Caesar"

substantiv
the duration of a monarch''s or government''s power
"during the rule of Elizabeth"

verb
keep in check
"rule one''s temper"

verb
decide with authority
"The King decreed that all first-born males should be killed"

verb
decide on and make a declaration about
"find someone guilty"

verb
mark or draw with a ruler
"rule the margins"

verb
exercise authority over
as of nations
"Who is governing the country now?"

verb
be larger in number, quantity, power, status or importance
"Money reigns supreme here"
"Hispanics predominate in this neighborhood"

verb
have an affinity with
of signs of the zodiac




Sinonime:
(substantiv) convention, dominion, formula, normal, pattern, prescript, principle, regulation, ruler
(verb) decree, dominate, find, govern, harness, predominate, prevail, reign, rein