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f.
  1. (para trazar) ruler, rule
  2. (norma) rule, regulation
  3. (modelo) model, (set) pattern
  4. (orden natural) natural order or harmony
  5. (moderación) moderation, restraint
  6. (instrucciones) instructions
    reglas para utilizar una computadora instructions for using a computer
  7. mathematics rule
  8. medicine period
  9. religion rule, order

Idioms:
en regla
  1. (en orden) in order
  2. (como es debido) by the book
hacerse una regla de
to make a point of
hacerse una regla de levantarse temprano to make a point of getting up early
poner algo en regla
to put something straight
por regla general
as a rule, usually
regla áurea
golden rule
regla de cálculo
mathematics slide rule
regla de oro or de proporciónor de tres
mathematics rule of three
regla (en) T
T-square
regla lesbia
flexible rule (for curved surfaces)
reglas
medicine (menstrual) period
reglas de la circulación
traffic regulations
reglas paralelas
engineering parallel rulers
salir de regla
figurative to go too far
Inflected Forms: reglas - femi

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