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ruling

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈruː.lɪŋ/
C2 a decision: [+ that] The court has made a final ruling on the case that the companies acted illegally.
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ruling

adjective [before noun] uk   us   /ˈruː.lɪŋ/
being in control and making all the decisions: The Communists are the ruling party at the moment.
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Translations of “ruling”
in Chinese (Traditional) 裁決, 裁定, 判定…
in Russian постановление, решение (суда)…
in Turkish yargı, karar, hüküm…
in Chinese (Simplified) 裁决, 裁定, 判定…
in Polish orzeczenie, decyzja…
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