Rule Off


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Rule Off

In bookkeeping, to underline a total figure or other amount derived from adding or subtracting other numbers. Ruling off indicates that this number should not be changed.
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If you see any dips in the repair, fill with a little plaster and rule off again.
Once you've built up enough layers, rule off and apply a finishing coat, if necessary, as before.