Overruler \O`ver*rul"er\, n. One who, or that which, controls, governs, or determines. --Sir P. Sidney. [1913 Webster]

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  • overruler — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun : one that overrules; specifically : a supreme ruler …   Useful english dictionary

  • overrule — overruler, n. overrulingly, adv. /oh veuhr roohl /, v.t., overruled, overruling. 1. to rule against or disallow the arguments of (a person): The senator was overruled by the committee chairman. 2. to rule or decide against (a plea, argument,… …   Universalium

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