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We need to change the club rules before we start looking for new members.
the basic rules of the game
Anyone who breaks the rules will face disciplinary action.
You should always follow these simple rules when using electrical equipment.
You can’t do that, it’s against the rules!
They complain that businesses are being hampered by too many rules and regulations.
British rule over Hong Kong ended in 1997.
He admitted there were killings under his rule but said reports were exaggerated.
a period of military rule
complicated grammatical rules
Our mission is to uphold the rule of law.
A good rule of thumb is to start painting the wall that’s nearest the window.
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a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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