Sec. 1.03  RULES OF INTERPRETATION
   Words and phrases shall be read in context and construed according to the rules of grammar and common usage. Words and phrases that have acquired a technical or particular meaning, whether by legislative definition or otherwise, shall be construed accordingly. As used in the code, unless the context otherwise requires: The singular includes the plural, and the plural includes the singular. Words of one gender include the other genders. Words in the present tense include the future.