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ru·ler

(rū'lĕr),
A calibrated strip for measuring plane surfaces.
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Of course not," exclaimed the Ruler of Oz, laughing gaily.
Then it was found that she was the only child of the former Ruler of Oz, and was entitled to rule in his place.
Three days later he walked without assistance to the body of Bar Comas which, by custom, had not been moved from where it fell, and placing his foot upon the neck of his erstwhile ruler he assumed the title of Jeddak of Warhoon.
Then you must also have acknowledged justice not to be for the interest of the stronger, when the rulers unintentionally command things to be done which are to their own injury.
Chance forms the characters of the rulers of France, who submit to him; chance forms the character of Paul I of Russia who recognizes his government; chance contrives a plot against him which not only fails to harm him but confirms his power.
The discredited rulers of the world can oppose no reasonable ideal to the insensate Napoleonic ideal of glory and grandeur.
When I became the traditional ruler, the town had no palace.
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Dubai Ruler, met with His Highness Sheikh Humaid Bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ajman, on Saturday after his recent successful surgery.
Sharjah ruler Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi; Sheikh Humaid bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, Ruler of Ajman; Sheikh Hamad bin Mohammed Al Sharqi, Ruler of Fujairah; Sheikh Saud bin Rashid Al Mu'alla, Ruler of Umm al-Qaiwain; and Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Ruler of Ras al-Khaimah, all sent messages of condolence to the UAE president and his wider family.
Held on Saturday evening, the 46th National Day celebration was attended by rulers, deputy rulers, crown princes and supreme council members.
Shaikh Ahmad Bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Deputy Ruler of Sharjah; Shaikh Sultan Bin Mohammad Bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Crown Prince and Deputy Ruler of Sharjah; Shaikh Abdullah Bin Salem Bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Deputy Ruler of Sharjah; Shaikh Ammar Bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Crown Prince of Ajman; and Shaikh Nasser Bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, Deputy Ruler of Ajman; and Shaikh Rashid Bin Saud bin Rashid Al Mu'alla, Crown Prince of Umm Al Quwain, also sent similar cables to King Salman and Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman, on the occasion.