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1.01.050 Grammatical Interpretation.

 
The following grammatical rules shall apply in this Code.
 
A. Gender. Any gender includes other genders;
 
B. Singular and plural. The singular number includes the plural and the plural includes the singular;
 
C. Tenses. Words used in one tense include any other tenses as the context may require;
 
D. Use of words and phrases. Words and phrases used in this Code and not specifically defined shall be construed according to the context and approved usage of the language.