Exercising control or authority.adjective
The act of governing or controlling.noun
An authoritative or official decision.noun
The determination by a judge or court of a point arising in the course of a trial or hearing.noun
The act of making ruled lines; also, such lines collectively.
Having control or authority; governing; reigning; chief; prevalent; predominant.
Synonyms Prevailing, Predominant, etc. (see
The act of one who rules; ruled lines.noun
A decision or rule of a judge or a court, especially an oral decision, as in excluding evidence.