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regulation
,rɛgjʊ'leɪʃən
Main
English Definition
(形) As an adjective
  1. Prescribed by or according to regulation.
(名) As a noun
  1. The act of controlling or directing according to rule.
  2. The act of bringing to uniformity; making regular.
  3. A principle or condition that customarily governs behavior.
  4. An authoritative rule.
  5. The ability of an early embryo to continue normal development after its structure has been somehow damaged or altered.
  6. The state of being controlled or governed.
Hyphenationreg•u•la•tion
Part of Speech(名) noun
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规则guīzérule; regulation; rules and regulations
规章guīzhāngrule; regulation
调节tiáojiéto adjust; to regulate; to harmonize; to reconcile (accountancy etc)
校准jiàozhǔnto calibrate
规定guīdìngprovision; to fix; to set; to formulate; to stipulate; to provide; regulation; rule
普通pǔtōngcommon; ordinary; general; average
制式zhìshìstandardized; standard (service, method etc); regulation (clothing etc); formulaic; (telecommunications etc) system; format (e.g. the PAL or NTSC systems for TV signals)
carpenter's square; rule; regulation; pattern; to carve
guīcompass; a rule; regulation; to admonish; to plan; to scheme
规范guīfànnorm; standard; specification; regulation; rule; within the rules; to fix rules; to regulate; to specify
zhāngchapter; section; clause; movement (of symphony); seal; badge; regulation; order; (Chinese surname)
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