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law of jungle

The Law of the Jungle

"The Law of the Jungle" is usually an expression that means "every one for himself" and "anything goes" (survival of the strongest).

However, Rudyard Kipling in The Jungle Book uses it to mean an actual law code used by wolves and other animals in the jungles of India.

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