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ruler

1. One who rules; one who exercises sway or authority; a governor. And he made him ruler over all the land. (gen. Xii. 43) A prince and ruler of the land. (Shak)

2. A straight or curved strip of wood, metal, etc, with a smooth edge, used for guiding a pen or pencil in drawing lines. Cf. Rule, 7 . Parallel ruler. See Parallel.


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Help with old, heavy bone id

I wish people would use rulers to indicate size. I don't know what that blue thing is. The bone looks like half a hip to me. To get an idea of weight, do a displacement test, ( get a measuring jug and find a stone that raises the water ...

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by animartco
Fri Aug 23, 2013 10:55 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Help with old, heavy bone id
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Why The Religious Minded Rule Science With Science

... a couple of centuries ago and it'll likely be much better in few centuries. Hopefully by 2200 we realise that Odin or Amon Ra are just as likely rulers of the universe as are Jahve or Allah... which means we can regard them as interesting parts of history, but also smile at the naivity of the ...

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by biohazard
Mon Aug 10, 2009 9:37 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Why The Religious Minded Rule Science With Science
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Views: 53412

Re:

... than it is today.The Mongols used to raid them often.Even came down to India and burned down some great cities.India has had Muslim,Hindu,Buddhist rulers around its history.The final touch given by the Christians---English.Even India would have been divided into 25+ countries if the British had ...

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by David George
Thu Jan 15, 2009 3:26 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Bible vs Darwin
Replies: 293
Views: 301160

Bible vs Darwin

... lesson. This is why Chronicles gives such an idealized portrayal of Kings David and Solomon, neglecting to mention the moral failings of the two rulers explained in the books of Samuel and Kings. The author of Chronicles wanted to show the benefit of obeying God's law, not just for an individual ...

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by alextemplet
Wed Dec 17, 2008 4:33 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Bible vs Darwin
Replies: 293
Views: 301160

Origins of life

... free will that we destroy ourselves. To support this point I leave you with this: For I am convinced that neither death, nor life, nor angels, nor rulers, nor things present, nor things to come, nor powers, nor height, nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from ...

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by alextemplet
Fri Mar 17, 2006 4:29 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Origins of life
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Views: 183540


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