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ordinance
used in King Lear

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a rule or law — typically enacted by city government
  • Let the superfluous and lust-dieted man, That slaves your ordinance, that will not see Because he does not feel, feel your power quickly; So distribution should undo excess, And each man have enough.
    4.1 — Act 4 Scene 1 — The heath (87% in)

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