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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of controlling or directing according to rule.

Usage examples (39)
  • Verb (used with object), : to regulate household expenses. ,to regulate the temperature. ,to regulate a watch. ,to regulate the digestion
  • The same weakness appears in regulating billboards.
  • From this time we were busy in regulating our hours.
  • I am afraid the GOP did not prevail in regulating these markets. for more
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