[ adjective ] responsible for making and enforcing rules and laws
Used in print(J. H. Hexter, "Thomas More: On the Margins...)
Its function is to separate from the base ruled mass , among whom private ownership prevails , the governing warrior elite .
[ noun ] (government) the act of governing; exercising authority
"regulations for the governing of state prisons" "he had considerable experience of government"
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