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  Words related to regulate

Related / Similar Words: baffle, modulate, determine, shape, mold, influence, regularize, regularise, order, govern

 

Definition:
  • check the emission of (sound);
  • fix or adjust the time, amount, degree, or rate of; "regulate the temperature"; "modulate the pitch";
  • shape or influence; give direction to; "experience often determines ability"; "mold public opinion";
  • bring into conformity with rules or principles or usage; impose regulations; "We cannot regulate the way people dress"; "This town likes to regulate";

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    Hyponyms: dispose, incline, indispose, disincline, miscreate, carry weight, decide, reshape, time, index, pace, predetermine, standardize, standardise, zone, district

     

    Derivational Morphology: baffle, baffle board, modulation, regulator, regulation, regulating, influence, form, shape, pattern, embodiment, shaping, defining, determinant, determiner, determinative, determining factor, causal factor, government, governor, order, rule, regularization, regularisation

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 管制   Dutch: regelen  
    Finnish: säätää   French: régler  
    German: regeln   Hungarian: irányítani  
    Italian: regolare   Japanese: 調節  
    Korean: 규정하다   Portuguese: regular  
    Russian: регулировать   Spanish: regular  
    Swedish: reglera  
     
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