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According to rule; as distinguished from that which violates the rule or follows no rule. According to rule; as opposed to that which constitutes an exception to the rule or is not within the rule. See Zulich v. Bowman, 42 Pa. S7; Myers v. Rasback, 4 How. Prac. (N. 1′.) 85. As to regular “Clergy,” “Deposit,” “Election,” “Indorsement,” “Meeting,” “Navigation,” “Process,” “Session,” and “Term,” see those titles. Regulariter non valet pactum de re mea non alienanda. Co. Litt. 223. It is a rule that a compact not to alienate my property is not binding.


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