The IMF and World Bank had periodically shared their fears with New Delhi about the uncontrolled rise in population levels.
It also tolerated an uncontrolled traffic of men and weapons across the long border.
But we rarely come across a public person whose experience of it is so raw and uncontrolled.
uncontrolled offers useful advice for navigating a hard-to-know world.
So, the trend of uncontrolled, dangerous alcohol consumption is likely to continue.
This uncontrolled, emotional trend of thought comes in cycles and is unerringly followed by bitter disillusionment.
But with a wide, uncontrolled gesture he held up the ring for her to see.
I regret to see Great Britain possessing so uncontrolled a command over all the waters of the globe.
It was such a tone, loose, harsh and uncontrolled, as made Flora shrink.
"And you ruin your son," cried Bernhard, in uncontrolled passion.
early 14c., "to check, verify, regulate," from Anglo-French contreroller "exert authority," from Medieval Latin contrarotulus "a counter, register," from Latin contra- "against" (see contra) + rotulus, diminutive of rota "wheel" (see roll (n.)). From a medieval method of checking accounts by a duplicate register. Sense of "dominate, direct" is mid-15c. Related: Controlled; controlling.
Control group in scientific experiments is attested from 1952 (from a sense of control attested since 1875).
1580s, from control (v.). Control freak is late 1960s slang.
control con·trol (kən-trōl')
v. con·trolled, con·trol·ling, con·trols
To verify or regulate a scientific experiment by conducting a parallel experiment or by comparing with another standard.
To hold in restraint; check.
A standard of comparison for checking or verifying the results of an experiment.
An individual or group used as a standard of comparison in a control experiment.
A standard of comparison for checking or verifying the results of an experiment. In an experiment to test the effectiveness of a new drug, for example, one group of subjects (the control group) receives an inactive substance or placebo , while a comparison group receives the drug being tested.