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The expert was the most famous natural philosopher in Italy, Father Ruder Boscovich.
Summoned to investigate the waterspout, Father Ruder set to work at once.
Agriculture and the ruder forms of mechanical labor were the chief occupations of the people.Thoughts on Educational Topics and Institutions|George S. Boutwell
Last of all came a ruder people, who destroyed the young culture in places.The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft, Volume 5|Hubert Howe Bancroft
This is evidently a ruder, simpler, and perhaps more primitive, mode of building.The New Stone Age in Northern Europe|John M. Tyler
This mutual barter comprised almost every one of the ruder articles required for support or destruction of life.Sarchedon|G. J. (George John) Whyte-Melville
This creates a variety; the Kandyans being somewhat ruder than the other Singhalese.The Ethnology of the British Colonies and Dependencies|Robert Gordon Latham