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noun. ['ˌrɛgjəˈleɪʃən'] an authoritative rule.
Rhymes with Regulation
Sentences with regulation
1. Noun, singular or mass
Cut out the circle, which is the size of a regulation dartboard.
Quotes about regulation
1. Yes, vanity is a weakness indeed. But pride - where there is a real superiority of mind, pride will be always under good regulation.
- Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice
noun. ['ˌrɛgjəˈleɪʃən'] a principle or condition that customarily governs behavior.
adjective. ['ˌrɛgjəˈleɪʃən'] prescribed by or according to regulation.
noun. ['ˌrɛgjəˈleɪʃən'] the act of controlling or directing according to rule.
noun. ['ˌrɛgjəˈleɪʃən'] the act of bringing to uniformity; making regular.
noun. ['ˌrɛgjəˈleɪʃən'] (embryology) the ability of an early embryo to continue normal development after its structure has been somehow damaged or altered.
noun. ['ˌrɛgjəˈleɪʃən'] the state of being controlled or governed.