Definition of Rule book

1. Noun. A collection of rules or prescribed standards on the basis of which decisions are made. "They run things by the book around here"

Exact synonyms: Book
Terms within: Prescript, Rule, Rule
Generic synonyms: Accumulation, Aggregation, Assemblage, Collection

Definition of Rule book

1. Noun. (alternative spelling of rulebook) ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Rule Book

rule OK
rule against perpetuities
rule book (current term)
rule books
rule in
rule nisi
rule of bigeminy
rule of coss
rule of cy pres
rule of evidence
rule of grammar
rule of law
rule of morphology
rule of nines
rule of outlet
rule of reason
rule of recognition

Literary usage of Rule book

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Cyclopedia of American Horticulture: Comprising Suggestions for Cultivation by Liberty Hyde Bailey, Wilhelm Miller (1901)
"... Rule-Book A Compendium of Useful information for Fruitgrowers, Truck-gardeners, Florists, and Others By LH BAILEY Professor of Horticulture in the ..."

2. South Eastern Europe by Centre for Co-operation with Non-members (2003)
"rule book on Passing on State Examination of Trainees, Teachers, ... rule book on Realization Methods of Professional Pedagogical Supervision at Primary and ..."

3. Institutes of Common and Statute Law by John Barbee Minor (1878)
"The Entries at the Rules, and the Form of the rule book. The form of this rule-book will illustrate the whole subject of proceedings at rules, ..."

4. The American Office: Its Organization, Management and Records by John William Schulze (1914)
"... Part IV—Office Manuals CHAPTER XXIV rule book OF MARSHALL FIELD & COMPANY The following general regulations are taken from the office manual of one of ..."

5. A Treatise on the Remedy by Ejectment and the Law of Adverse Enjoyment in by Ransom Hebbard Tyler (1876)
"... in the common rule book kept by the clerk, requiring the defendant to appear and enter into the consent rule in twenty days thereafter, or judgment will ..."

6. Safety Engineering (1914)
"As a means of rendering the rule book more interesting, we are issuing monthly bulletins, 7 by 5 inches, having pictures illustrating the rules. ..."

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