(1) Hence the exercise of the ruler 's authority could be decisive in determining the outcome of local rivalries.(2) Take a ruler and measure off these distances at the top of the drapes with a straight pin.(3) These are exact shapes that look like they were made with a ruler or precise drawing instrument.(4) To be certain, take a ruler and measure from the bottom crease of each finger to the tip.(5) In February workers overthrew the dictatorial ruler , the Tsar.(6) The size of swelling and redness were measured with a plastic ruler , while the child's reaction to movement of the limb or to touch of the site was graded with a standard scale.(7) Your planetary ruler Venus is in a tricky and variable mood right now.(8) Lay a ruler straight across the front and back pattern pieces.(9) Your planetary ruler , Saturn, squares the Virgo Moon on Thursday.(10) In 1952, Gaj Singh was crowned as the 38th ruler of the Rathore dynasty founded in the 13th Century.(11) Using the metal ruler as a straight edge cut 10 1-inch right triangles with the craft knife.(12) This enabled the school to give every poor pupil two pencils, a ruler , two pens, a rubber and two exercise books.(13) Draw a line with a pencil and a ruler , and the computer registers it.(14) As she lined up the ruler on the map, he looked over her shoulder and shrugged.(15) Saturn, your ruler , gives you the discipline to meet challenges head-on.(16) Your planetary ruler Mercury in Cancer will give you insights into how to do this with feeling, understanding and compassion.