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ruling

rul·ing

ruling

 
 
pronunciation:
ru lIng
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
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part of speech: noun
definition: a decision by an authority, as in a court of law.
similar words:
act, dictum, judgment, sentence, verdict
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: governing; controlling.
similar words:
leading, master, sovereign
definition 2: pervasive or dominant.
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