Origin of regulation
Synonyms for regulation
Related Words for regulationcontrol, management, governance, arrangement, adjustment, supervision, settlement, statute, decree, code, principle, law, order, procedure, reconciliation, direction, handling, standardization, classification, government
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Contemporary Examples of regulation
Others fear that giving them the force of regulation could be more harmful because they would become outdated quickly.How Your Pacemaker Will Get Hacked
Kaiser Health News
November 17, 2014
The resulting negotiation, they hope, would gut the EPA regulation.If You Think D.C. Is Awful Now, Wait Until Wednesday
November 4, 2014
Smaller upstarts, however, are thwarted by the heavy cost of regulation before they even get a chance to enter the market.
The assumptions of the “regulation as public interest” crowd undermine their stated conclusions.
In practice, regulation tends to have the opposite effect of the pro-consumer policies the agency claims to promote.
Historical Examples of regulation
There is one feature of the regulation in question, however, that does pain us.
He would like to say, however, that he strongly believed in regulation.The Foolish Lovers
St. John G. Ervine
The regulation of your time and occupations would be your own.Tales And Novels, Volume 8 (of 10)
In medical circles the system of regulation has generally been defended.The Sexual Question
Finding the way long, he opened the book and read the regulation prayers.Abbe Mouret's Transgression
1670s, "act of regulating; state of being reduced to order," noun of action from regulate. Meaning "rule for management" is from 1715. Related: Regulations.
Laws through which governments can control privately owned businesses.