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28.02.010 General.

 (Added by Ordinance No. 181437, effective December 21, 2007.)  For the purpose of Title 28 certain words, phrases, terms and their derivatives shall be construed to have the meaning as specified in this Chapter and elsewhere in Title 28.

Where words, phrases, or terms are not defined in this Title, their meaning shall be as defined in the Specialty Codes.  If not defined in the Specialty Codes, the words, phrases, or terms shall have their ordinarily accepted meanings within the context of their use.