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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Controlled or governed according to rule or principle or law adj. - Marked by system or discipline.

Usage examples (40)
  • Well regulated industries
  • Verb (used with object), : to regulate household expenses. ,to regulate the temperature. ,to regulate a watch. ,to regulate the digestion
  • The only time a behavior should be regulated is if it has negative externalities.
  • The American securities business, while heavily regulated, is the healthier for it. for more
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